The Commonwealth Corps is a state-funded service internship program that engages Massachusetts residents of all ages, backgrounds, and identities in direct service to strengthen communities, address critical needs, and increase volunteerism. Through hands-on experience, Commonwealth Corps members gain professional skills and valuable knowledge. Commonwealth Corps members serve 10 months in a full- or half-time position at one of the host site partners in the areas of Economic Opportunity, Education, Health and Nutrition, or Youth Development. Stipend is provided semi-monthly while in service. Completion award of up to $4,000 (full-time) or $2000 (half-time) upon successful completion of service.