Using Your Non-Competitive Eligibility Benefit

This short video explains how you can use your unique Non-Competitive Eligibility (NCE) status after service to obtain employment in the federal government. This benefit enables AmeriCorps VISTA alumni to apply for federal positions without having to go through the standard competitive process.

For additional information on this benefit, please review the Non-Competitive Eligibility Frequently Asked Questions handout and the End of Service chapter in the VISTA Member Handbook.

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For additional assistance, contact the VISTA Member Support Unit at 800-942-2677 or

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