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AmeriCorps State Application Training & Technical Assistance Updates

Serve Indiana will host several training and technical assistance events for their 2018-19 AmeriCorps funding application process. This page will be updated with reminders for upcoming events and webinars.  For the full application process and training calendar please see  



Continuation Grant Application Training & Technical Assistance Office Hours

Serve Indiana would like to remind you of our Continuation Grant Application Training & Technical Assistance Office Hours on February 27, 2018.  These designated one hour time slots will provide one-on-one guidance from Assistant Director Elspeth Hilton and continuation applicants the opportunity to ask individualized questions regarding the grant application process and submission. We also encourage any organizations with general questions about AmeriCorps State to attend.
  • Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
  • Time: 10:00am-11:00 am (EST)
  • Location: Indiana Government Center South, Conference Room 6
  • Time Slots Available (Please email with preferred time slot):
    • 10:00am-11:00am
For any additional questions or concerns, please contact Elspeth Hilton at or 317-233-0901.

2018 Grant Application Review Process Calendar

National Direct Consultation
Please complete this document and email to by December 31, 2016. This process is for organizations applying for 2017-2018 AmeriCorps funding directly to the CNCS to place members in multiple states (including Indiana). Serve Indiana will provide written feedback to the applicant organization within two weeks.

Preparing for the Process
The application process moves quickly once the NOFO and RFP are released, it is important to prepare prior to the start of the application process. Please start preparing for the next application period by signing up for our e-newsletter, reviewing the materials above, taking the readiness assessment located on our Resources for Organizations page under the "Is Your Organization Ready for AmeriCorps?" section, and starting drafts of your application based on the old materials.  When the final instructions are released your program can make updates and changes to the draft to make sure if follows the application instructions for that program year.

AmeriCorps*State Regulations & Tools for Applicants


AmeriCorps is available to all, without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, political affiliation, or, in most instances, religion.