Become A Fellow

Service Your Community. Gain Critical Professional Experience. Earn $$.

We are looking for SF State students who are passionate about community service and are looking for an opportunity to gain hands-on work experience. Fellows can earn up to $7,000 in living allowance stipend and up to $3,000 education award. Fellows can choose to serve in one of three focus areas: Climate Action, Education, and Food Insecurity. 

Calling all undergraduate students from all majors! We're excited to announce that our program is open to AB 540 CA Dream Act Students. Applications for the Academic Year 2024-2025 are now being accepted. Don't miss this opportunity to apply!

Your Year of Service

Empower Your Future: Serve, Learn, and Thrive

Are you ready to unlock a world of opportunities that go beyond just a paycheck? Join our program and become a catalyst for change in your community!

Here's what you'll get:

  1. Comprehensive Support: Receive hands-on training and continuous guidance from experienced teachers and site supervisors.

  2. Real-World Experience: Dive into meaningful work that directly serves and improves your community, gaining invaluable practical skills along the way.

  3. Financial Assistance: Receive a monthly living allowance stipend to help cover your living expenses while you serve.

  4. Education Funding: By completing 450 hours of service in the academic year, earn an Education Award that can be used towards tuition or other school-related costs, investing in your future.

  5. Networking Opportunities: Connect with a vast network of like-minded individuals who are passionate about making a difference, opening doors for collaboration and future endeavors.

  6. Enhanced Resume: Acquire valuable experience to bolster your resume and stand out in job or graduate school applications, setting the stage for your future success.

  7. Sense of Purpose: Experience the fulfillment of giving back to your community and contributing to a brighter tomorrow, knowing that your efforts are making a tangible impact.

Don't just settle for a job—invest in yourself, your community, and your future with College Corps. Join us today and embark on a journey of personal growth, professional development, and meaningful impact!

Fellows at Mid Year Workshop Year 2

Elevate Your Impact

Joining the College Corps Fellowship isn't just about a commitment; it's about a shared journey toward personal growth and community betterment. Here's what we expect from you, and what you can expect from us:

Your Commitment:

  1. Service Hours: Dedicate 15 hours per week to your College Corps assignment from August 2024 to May 2025, with a potential summer extension into July.

  2. Timely Records: Maintain and submit bi-weekly timesheets to ensure accurate tracking of your service hours.

  3. Community Engagement: Participate in and assist in recruiting volunteers for community service projects, typically scheduled on Saturdays or on State/National holidays recognized by California Volunteers.

  4. Training Sessions: Attend monthly training sessions facilitated by SF State College Corps, typically held on Fridays to enhance your skills and knowledge.

  5. Focused Duties: Fulfill duties aligned with your assigned focus area and site, ensuring meaningful contribution and impact.

Our Commitment to You:

  1. Financial Support: Receive up to $10,000 in Living Allowance Stipend and Education Award, distributed during and after your year of service, respectively, to support your living expenses and educational endeavors.

  2. Professional Development: Gain access to comprehensive training, networking opportunities, and professional development resources to enhance your skills and expand your horizons.

  3. Practical Experience: Acquire real-world job experience and valuable skills that will enrich your resume and prepare you for future endeavors.

  4. Community of Leaders: Collaborate with and learn from fellow young leaders from across California, working together toward a common purpose of making a positive impact in our communities.

Join us in the College Corps Fellowship and become part of a dynamic community dedicated to service, learning, and growth. Together, let's create a brighter future for ourselves and those around us.