VISTA Benefits

 living allowance Living Allowance 
Receive a modest bi-weekly living allowance to cover basic expenses.
 NCE Non-Competitive Eligibility (NCE)
NCE is a unique hiring path which makes it easier for federal agencies to hire you.
 relocation Relocation Allowance
If you move 50+ miles from your home to a new community, you receive relocation travel assistance and a settling-in allowance.
 PD Professional Development Training
Attend in-person and virtual professional development opportunities throughout the year.
 ed award End of Service Award
Choose between a Segal Education Award ($5,920) to pay for a range of education expenses or a cash stipend ($1,800).
 childcare Child Care
You may be eligible to receive up to $400/month for child care if you have children under the age of 13.
 healthcare Healthcare Benefit
Enroll in either reimbursement for healthcare or a healthcare plan. Dental and vision are also included, as are telehealth services.
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Watch this video to learn more about the terms, conditions, and benefits of serving as a CSU STEM VISTA member.