The Training Ground Grant program provides up to $3,000 for campuses and their community partners to host local trainings relevant to AmeriCorps member service. The trainings may include specific information related to a Careers in the Common Good academic program, to an identified community need or to a field of service. Past awards have been made to support training on topics such as “Making our Schools Safe for Learning,” “A Framework for Understanding Poverty,” “Humane Education, Peacemaking & Environmental Sustainability” and “Healthcare Issues in Rural Communities.” Training Ground Grant application forms can be accessed here.