Programs & Services

Corps Member Benefits

Service Benefits

Corps members that have worked on YCC projects for at least 48 weeks within a four-year period have a choice of a

  • $1,500 voucher good towards educational expenses at New Mexico vocational or academic institution, including online classes. Eligible expenses include tuition, textbooks, software, and classroom or lab supplies. Corps members will be required to submit copies of receipts and proof of payment. The voucher is valid for two years
  • $500 cash compensation paid out in one lump-sum payment.

YCC will contact corps members and their project sponsors at the conclusion of every project year in late autumn to inform them of their eligibility and instructions on how to claim their benefit.