Join NYC FIRST as an AmeriCorps VISTA!

Job Type

Full Time



Start Date


Application Deadline



100 Avenue of the Americas
16th Floor
New York
United States


Developing the next generation of science and technology leaders through hands-on, project-based competitions is what NYC FIRST is all about. As a college or high school graduate, would you like to help the next generation of FIRST  teams across New York City by creating sustainable programs and processes? Would you like to make a difference? Then please consider joining NYC FIRST as an AmeriCorps VISTA!

FIRST VISTA Members work to:

  • Support and assist in the recruitment of teams, mentors, coaches and volunteers with an emphasis on securing and sustaining support to the low income/underserved

  • Identify specific underserved schools and communities as locations to establish FIRST teams or sustain and grow existing teams

  • Raise awareness of grant, funding, and scholarship opportunities among underserved students, schools or teams,

  • Develop and execute strategies to meet the support needs of local organizations that support FIRST teams in low income/underserved areas

  • Track and report out on specific performance milestones and measurements.

Learn more here:

Apply here by August 3rd:

Email if you have questions!

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

High School