Host a VISTA or Summer Associate
VISTA Site Application Information & Materials
If you are interested in sponsoring an AmeriCorps VISTA member in your community, the Prevention Resource Center accepts applications year round, however placement of VISTAs happens twice a year. VISTA service terms last one year and start either in January or July.
**PLEASE NOTE THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS CHANGED**
For placement in January 2018, applications may be received no later than September 1, 2017.
For placement in July 2018, applications may be received no later than February 1, 2018.
Please download and review the VISTA Site RFP and Site Application Overview before submitting application materials:
Summer Associate Site Application Information & Materials
If you are interested in sponsoring an AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate in your community, the Prevention Resource Center recruits sites at the beginning of each year. Summer Associate service terms last 10 weeks and start in June.
For all Summer placements, the application must be received (preferably in digital format) by 5 p.m. on the 1st Friday of February.
Please download and review the VISTA Summer Associate Site RFP and Summer Associate Overview before submitting application materials:
Additional Application Materials & Resources
Performance Measurement Core Curriculum
On Site Orientation & Training Guidelines
On Site Orientation & Training Checklist - provided to VISTAs at Pre-Service Orientations. This should give you some idea of the kind of materials that should be included in the On Site Orientation & Training.
If you have any questions, or need more information on becoming a PRC VISTA or Summer Associate site contact:
VISTA Project Manager
Prevention Resource Center
P.O. Box 4210
Helena, MT 59604