Member Application

You can apply online directly to KEYS Service Corps.
Follow the instructions below to complete and submit your application and references.


1) Download the Word Gif AmeriCorps application.

2) Complete the application by entering your information in the grey boxes.

3) For the “Motivational Statement” and any other answers that require a fair amount of writing, you should write your answers in a separate document.  Once you’ve completed and edited your answer, copy and paste it into the appropriate field on the application.

4) When you’ve finished the application, save the completed file to your computer and email as an attachment to:


You are required to submit two references. The person referring you may choose to forward a letter of recommendation to Aaron Gray or complete the form below. Either one is equally acceptable.

1) Download the Word Gif reference form.

2) Enter your name, address, and phone number(s) at the beginning of the form.

3) Save your reference form and send as an attachment to your references.

4) Ask them to complete the rest of the reference form and email as an attachment to


If you would like to complete the application by hand, you can download the form by clicking here.

If your reference would like to complete the reference form by hand, he or she can download the form by clicking here.
(Please make sure they enter your name and contact information on the reference form.)

Pittsburgh Project

KEYS Service Corps * Human Services Building * 1 Smithfield Street, 1st Floor * Pittsburgh, PA 15222 * 412.350.3344

The KEYS Service Corps AmeriCorps® Program is sponsored by PennSERVE, the Governor’s Office of Citizen Service, the
Allegheny County Department of Human Services
, Office of Community Services, and local schools and community based organizations.
KEYS Service Corps and the Corporation for National and Community Service programs are available to all without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, political affiliation, or other non-merit factors. Anyone believing he or she has been subjected to discrimination on these groups by the Corporation for National and Community Service, AmeriCorps, or one of its grantees may contact our Office of Civil Rights and Inclusiveness at (202) 606-7503 or email at