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    100% Online Government Contract Training

    100% Online Government Contract Training
    The private sector may be getting squeezed by the souring economy, but the federal government continues to dole out lucrative contracts to civilian organizations. Land the prized government contracts that will help your company thrive in these uncertain economic times with 100% online training from acclaimed Villanova University. Our Master Certificate in Government Contract Management program will teach you how to ...
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    Financial Aid for Military Service

    Financial Aid for Military Service
    The Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard can offer a lot of assistance for students heading to college. Whether you're a veteran, a child or spouse of a veteran, or a student planning a career in the military, there are programs that can help fund your college career. Funding for Veterans and Veterans' Dependents To repay service in ...
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    Safeguard Your Job With Online Training

    Safeguard Your Job With Online Training
    With recession fears growing every day, now is the time to gain the skills and credentials that will make you an irreplaceable member of your organization. Protect your career with Villanova University’s 100% online Master Certificate in Government Contract Management. Build the Skills to Make a Difference A strong government organization is competitive, efficient, globally focused and technologically up-to-date. Become invaluable ...
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    DHS Announces $3 Billion in Preparedness Grants

    DHS Announces $3 Billion in Preparedness Grants
    The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency today released Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 Application Guidance for 14 federal grant programs, totaling more than $3 billion available in federal funding to assist state and local governments in strengthening community preparedness. More than $27 billion has been provided since 2002 to strengthen our nation’s ability to prevent, protect, respond and ...
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    Scholarships for Military Members

    Scholarships for Military Members
    While looking for money for school many servicemembers, veterans, and their families tend to overlook more than $300 million of military — and veteran — related scholarships and grants. These scholarships often go unclaimed due to the following three myths: 1. Military education benefits eliminate the need for scholarships and grants. p((. • False - The truth is that Tuition Assistance ...
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    Homeland Security Degrees

    Homeland Security Degrees
    Homeland Security degree programs represent a new directive in academia which responds to the specialized defense needs of the United States (generally understood as triggered by 9/11). Since the creation of the Department of Homeland Security, the federal government has been investing heavily in the development of Homeland Security curriculum among community colleges, four-year institutions, and postgraduate schools across America. Homeland ...
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    Master of Business Administration (MBA)

    Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    The Master of Business Administration degree might not be an obvious choice for those considering government careers - yet MBA graduates are currently in very strong demand at some of the major government agencies, including the Department of Labor, US Postal Service, and NASA. A master's degree in business administration will help you to grasp the complex relationship between the public ...
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    Sign Up for GovCentral's Weekly Newsletter

    Sign Up for GovCentral's Weekly Newsletter
    Wanna hear from us? Every week, GovCentral sends out a recap of the best and most popular content from our site. It also showcases new and under-the-radar features you might have never know were there! Want in on the action? Follow these steps to be sure you know what's up from the top government community on the web... To receive the ...
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    US Government Seeking College Students, Degree Holders

    US Government Seeking College Students, Degree Holders
    The US Office of Personnel Management (OPM), which oversees the federal government's civilian workforce, recently created an ad campaign spanning four television networks to directly speak to college students and recent graduates ages 18 - 40. The idea: To tell students and recent graduates around the country that rewarding careers await them in the federal government. The federal government says it ...
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    Uncle Sam Wants MBA Grads

    Uncle Sam Wants MBA Grads
    If you're like most people who pursue a master of business administration (MBA) degree, your overriding motivation is almost certainly not a future career with the federal government. Indeed, according to a March 2006 study by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), just 1.4 percent of the more than 6,100 MBA students surveyed said they planned to pursue government jobs after ...
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    Homeland Security Proposes Changes to Temp Worker Program

    Homeland Security Proposes Changes to Temp Worker Program
    Last week, the Homeland Security Department's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services bureau proposed rule changes to the visa program that allows U.S. employers to hire temporary workers for nonagricultural jobs. The proposal would complement rule changes the Labor Department put forward earlier this year. The 22-year-old H-2B visa program was designed to fill temporary jobs, often in the hospitality or construction ...
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    A Contract for Success – 100% Online

    Contract management plays a vital role in today’s business organizations. It’s a critical discipline utilized by buyers and sellers who manage customer and supplier relationships, control risk and cost, and contribute to organizational profitability and success. With a Master Certificate in Commercial Contract Management or Government Contract Management from top-ranked +Villanova University+ you can acquire the essential skills to master the ...
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    Write for GovCentral!

    Welcome to the GovCentral. website, a career-focused social network for the civilian government community. Here you can link up with other members from the US government community who have excelled in varied professions, are looking for great job opportunities, and want to discuss the issues that matter most to federal workers. I am Kyle Stone, the editor of GovCentral. and I ...
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    Three Easy Steps to Finding a Scholarship...PLUS Five Scholarships to Get You Started

    Three Easy Steps to Finding a Scholarship...PLUS Five Scholarships to Get You Started
    h3. Step 1. Figure out your Academic Plan Most colleges and universities offer a wealth of scholarship opportunities - none of which are earned by mediocre students. The more carefully you consider your academic program before attending, the more likely you are to a) earn higher grades, b) qualify for competitive scholarhships, and c) land a job that you love. ...
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    The Ultimate Government Internship Index

    The Ultimate Government Internship Index
    Looking to work in the government but don't know where to start? Getting an internship is the perfect way to get your foot in the door. There are a wide spectrum of departments, with various roles and responsibilities in each. Some are unpaid or volunteer while others are include a stipend or salary (the listings in bold below are paid.) What ...
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    Office of the Attorney General Internship

    Office of the Attorney General Internship
    OAG Internship Program (Undergraduate and Graduate Students) The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia (OAG) seeks highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students to work as volunteers during the academic year and summer vacation. The internship program is designed to provide students with a challenging experience that reflects the demands and rewards of public service. Each year OAG ...
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    Department of the Treasury

    Department of the Treasury
    Student Employment Opportunities/Internships Thank you for your interest in the Department of the Treasury, Departmental Offices (DO) Student Employment Program Opportunities. With over 114, 000 employees world-wide, the Treasury Department is responsible for promoting economic prosperity and ensuring the financial security of the United States. Working in the Nation’s Capital at the Department of the Treasury will give you a unique ...
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    Department of Labor Internship

    Department of Labor Internship
    From the DOL's Website: "Welcome to the U.S. Department of Labor's Internship Program Web site. Secretary Elaine L. Chao and the Department of Labor (DOL) have welcomed students across the nation, to participate in the Student Internship Program. The Student Internship Program provides students with the opportunity to learn about how federal government agencies operate and to interact with the leaders ...
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    Department of Justice Internship Programs

    Department of Justice Internship Programs
    There are two internship programs available to Law Students in the Department of Justice: - The Summer Law Intern Program and - The Volunteer Legal Recruitment The Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) is the Department's competitive recruitment program for compensated summer internships. Selection for employment is based on many elements of a candidate's background including academic achievement, law review or moot ...
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    DOI's R. Schuyler Lesher Financial Management Career Intern Program

    R. Schuyler Lesher Financial Management Career Intern Program The R. Schuyler Lesher Financial Management Career Intern Program (FMCIP) is a three-year program designed to recruit, develop, and retain a group of diverse future leaders for the Department’s financial management community. Throughout the duration of the program, interns are paid and supervised by the Departmental bureaus that hire them.   Interns are ...
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