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Becoming a Jumpstart Corps Member

Become a member!

Thank you for your interest in Jumpstart Fresno, at California State University, Fresno! 

We accept applications starting in mid-March for the following academic year. 

There are some requirements students must meet before applying:

  • Starting pay for students eligible for Federal Work-Study is $15.00/hr.children reading
  • Students can also receive an additional Segal AmeriCorps education award, worth just over $1,300.00
  • There is a required 3-unit training on Mondays, from 6-8 PM during the Fall Semester.
  • Jumpstart positions are one year commitments, from Fall to the end of Spring.
  • Students may work 10-20 hours/week. 
  • Jumpstart offers three options for position hours, which you may apply/request a position for any of the three slots, depending on your availability:
  • Mondays/Wednesdays 2 - 5 PM
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays 8 - 11 AM
  • Tuesdays/Thursdays 2 - 5 PM


 Join Jumpstart!

Applications accepted every spring!

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