State Parks Youth Corps Application

Eligibility Guidelines

Who is eligible to participate in the Missouri State Parks Youth Corps Program?

Missourians between the ages of 17-24 at the time of application that meet the income guidelines below:

What are the income guidelines?

The income eligibility is based on gross monthly income not to exceed 185% of Federal Poverty guidelines.

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Source: FFIEC census and hud estimated MSA/MD median family incomes for 2014 CRA/HMDA reports. Website:

If you don't meet the age or income eligibility, but are still interested in working in a state park or historic site, click here to learn more about other job opportunities in Missouri State Parks. For more on job opportunities throughout the state, visit