Now We Wait: A Legal Update and an Emotional Update
Application Process / Peace Corps

Now We Wait: A Legal Update and an Emotional Update

As of now, I am working with a nurse to complete my medical tasks originally submitted mid-April. Several documents needed to be resubmitted and medical conditions or history explained in more detail which is normal. On the legal side, I (along with several other people planning to leave for TZ in my training class) recently received an email … Continue reading

A Timeline of my Application Process
Application Process / Peace Corps

A Timeline of my Application Process

December 2016: 12/26 Submitted basic application online. This included questions that took about an hour and a 500 word Aspiration Statement. January 2017: 1/1-1/21 It took about 3 weeks to complete my Health History Form-picture having to get medical records from a bunch of doctors, complete questions, list medications, give an illness history, etc. 1/23 After submitting … Continue reading

Application Process / Peace Corps

10 Things to do While Waiting to Hear From the Peace Corps

A list of 10 things to do while waiting to hear back from the Peace Corps after submitting your application: Read the entire Peace Corps website. All of it. Read every Peace Corps Volunteer’s blog that you can find on the Internet, regardless of what country the volunteers were in, what year they served, and what … Continue reading