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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 recruits sites twice a year. VISTA service terms last one year and start either in January or July. 

**PLEASE NOTE THE APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS CHANGED**  
For all July (January) VISTA placements, the application must be received (preferably in digital format) by 5 p.m. on the 1st Friday of March (September).

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: 

Vicki Turner, Director

406-444-3484

Prevention Resource Center
P.O. Box 4210
Helena, MT 59604