The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is now accepting applications from organizations interested in participating as a host site for the 2019 – 2020 Minnesota GreenCorps program year!
For more information and to apply, visit www.pca.state.mn.us/mngreencorps.
Applications from eligible organizations interested in hosting MN GreenCorps members are due by 5:00 pm CDT on Friday, March 22, 2019. Please direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eligible organizations include public entities (local, regional, state, tribal), school districts, not for profit institutions of higher education, and 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organizations. Minnesota GreenCorps is an environmentally focused AmeriCorps program coordinated by the MPCA that places AmeriCorps members with organizations around the state to spend a year of service addressing critical environmental issues, while gaining experience and learning valuable job skills.
Organizations may apply for Minnesota GreenCorps members who will serve on projects in the areas of: Air pollutant reduction; Waste reduction, recycling, and organics management; Green infrastructure improvements; or Community readiness and outreach.
The MPCA plans to place up to 42 full-time members with host sites throughout Minnesota for the 2019-2020 program year. Members serve approximately 40 hours a week for 11 months from September 2019 through August 2020.