Want to Help Miami Thrive? Nominate a Young Leader for Public Allies!
Public Allies are the young adults who help nonprofits make Miami a thriving city.
About Public Allies Miami
Through our signature AmeriCorps program, Public Allies identifies talented young adults from diverse backgrounds and prepares them for careers working for communities and social change.
Public Allies: Creating Opportunities for Meaningful Education & Career Growth
Become An Ally
You have a passion to make a difference. You have unique skills, experiences, and a sincere commitment to helping people while improving your community. Above all, you have a desire to lead. Public Allies is here for you. Our 10-month fulltime
AmeriCorps apprenticeship program can help get you on a pathway to further your education and career, while giving you skills to expand your influence and leadership skills.
Who We Select
Public Allies believes all young people, regardless of their background, where they live, or the barriers they face, have talent and can be assets. We believe everyone leads, and each year we choose people of widely diverse backgrounds to join our signature AmeriCorps program. On average, Allies are two-thirds people of color, 60% are female, 50% are college graduates, and 15% are LGBT. You must also be committed to making a difference.
In addition, you’re eligible to receive:
– a monthly stipend of $1,500
– health care
– child care
– student loan deferment
– an education award of $5,550 after completing the program to pay back student – – loans or pay for future education
To participate in the Public Allies program, you must:
– Be 17 years old and Up
– Have a high school diploma or GED
– Be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident
– Visit apply.publicallies.org to apply to the program.
– Application Deadline: May 24, 2014
– Program Start Date: Sept 1, 2014