Arizona Ready for College & Career
Arizona Ready for College and Career AmeriCorps Program housed on the campus of
Northern Arizona University is a multi-site, statewide project. Each year
the ARCC AmeriCorps project places 60 plus AmeriCorps Members in different
agencies throughout Coconino, Maricopa, Yavapai, Mohave, Navajo, Gila, Pima,
and more to focus on increasing the on-time high school graduation,
post-secondary enrollment and career exploration options for youth and families
more about AmeriCorps.
The NAU VISTA STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Mathematics) AmeriCorps project aims to serve low income youth in the greater Flagstaff area by placing VISTA members at community nonprofits and schools to help improve and develop STEM education programs and curriculum to encourage youth from lower-income backgrounds to be involved in STEM education and aim for secondary education, post-secondary education and careers in the STEM fields.