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2023-2024 AmeriCorps Texas – Public Health AmeriCorps

The application deadline has passed. OneStar is no longer accepting applications for Public Health AmeriCorps.

This Notice is for organizations applying for Public Health AmeriCorps (PHA) through OneStar for the 2023-2024 program year. These grants are awarded to organizations that propose to place AmeriCorps members in service solely within Texas, and will be part of the AmeriCorps Texas portfolio. Selected organizations will receive grants to support AmeriCorps member positions that engage members in service to meet critical public health needs in Texas.

New Funding

Organizations that do not currently have a Public Health AmeriCorps grant through OneStar are considered new applicants.  Public Health AmeriCorps applicants only placing members in Texas, apply to OneStar for the 2023-2024 program year. Selected recipients receive a two-year project period grant, continuation grant is required between years 1 and 2. 

Continuation Funding

Public Health AmeriCorps programs administering a 2022-2023 AmeriCorps Texas program through OneStar Foundation that are in the first year of their three-year project period are required to submit a Continuation application in order to continue operation for 2023-2024. 

Important Dates

Notice of Intent

October 15, 2022
New applicants are required to submit a Notice of Intent to Apply form by 10:59PM Central.

Deadline has passed. Only new applicants that submitted a Notice of Intent by October 15, 2022 are eligible to submit an application.

New/Continuation Application Due November 3, 2022
Applications are due in eGrants and additionally required documents are due via email to by 10:59 PM Central.
Deadline has passed. OneStar is no longer accepting applications. 
Notification of SelectionBy Mid-April 2023
Budget Period Start DateSeptember 1, 2023
Successful applicants may not propose a budget period start date earlier than September 1, 2023.
Member Term of Service Start DateSeptember 1, 2023
Applicants may not propose an AmeriCorps Member term of service start date earlier than September 1, 2023.

Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Application Instructions

Application materials and instructions are made available from documents provided by AmeriCorps. If AmeriCorps makes any updates to their materials OneStar documents will also be updated and reposted with the date that the update was made.

Applicants must submit applications electronically via eGrants, AmeriCorps’ web-based system. Applicants are required to submit additional documents by the application submission deadline. Additional documents must be emailed to See Additional Documents below.

Additional Documents

Resources and Guidance

Training and Technical Assistance

Pre-Recorded Informational Trainings

Live Question & Answer Sessions

  • September 9, 2022, 2-3 PM Central – Register 
  • September 30, 2022, 2-3 PM Central – Register
  • October 21, 2022, 2-3 PM Central – Register

Contact Information

All communication relating to this notice can be directed to