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    Sign Up for GovCentral's Weekly Newsletter

    Sign Up for GovCentral's Weekly Newsletter
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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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    5 Steps to Getting a Government Internship

    5 Steps to Getting a Government Internship
    Launching a career in government work can be a difficult thing, for many reasons. Many applicants are never contacted for a follow-up. It's difficult to contact federal agencies, often due to security concerns. There are so many career choices that it can be difficult to choose. In my opinion, government internships are the cure to all of these paralyzing thoughts, and ...
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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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    District of Columbia Department of Human Resources Internships

    District of Columbia Department of Human Resources Internships
    The District government does not have a central internship program, but several agencies offer programs that may interest you: * Arts and Humanities, DC Commission on (DCCAH) * Cable Television and Telecommunications, Office of (OCTT) * Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) * Employment Services, Department of (DOES) * Metropolitan Police Department (MPDC) * District Department of Transportation (DDOT) * Police Complaints, ...
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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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    DOI's Office of the Secretary Management Intern Program

    Office of the Secretary Management Intern Program The Office of the Secretary Management Intern Program (OSMIP), which is sponsored and managed by the Department of the Interior University (DOIU), is a two-year program designed to recruit, develop, and retain a group of diverse future leaders for the Department’s management functions. Throughout the duration of the program, interns are officially assigned to ...
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    DOI's Governmentwide Acquisition Management Intern Program

    Governmentwide Acquisition Management Intern Program The Governmentwide Acquisition Management Intern Program is a three-year full-time program designed to employ federal government Contract Specialists and to develop them into procurement professionals and government business leaders of the future. Interns complete four six-month rotational assignments in sponsoring Departments and Agencies. Interns receive technical and business skills training including contract administration, price and cost ...
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    Department of the Interior Internship

    Department of the Interior Internship
    Leadership and Performance: Intern Programs Overview DOI University's Intern Programs provide a planned, systematic, competency-based approach to developing future leaders, at all levels, for the Department of the Interior. The Governmentwide Acquisition Management Intern Program, Office of the Secretary Management Intern Program, and the R. Schuyler Lesher Financial Management Career Intern Program offer enhanced development opportunities for high potential future leaders. ...
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    Department of Housing and Urban Development Internships

    Department of Housing and Urban Development Internships
    The HUD Intern Program The Program The HUD Intern Program was created with you in mind. HUD is always interested in finding talented people who have the skills needed to meet our future employment needs. Through a variety of programs, the HUD Intern Program is designed to help recruit and attract exceptional individuals to a broad spectrum of occupations within ...
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    Department of Energy Internships

    The mission of the Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists program is to provide a continuum of opportunities to the Nation's students and teachers of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). There are three different internships available for college undergraduates: - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) - Community College Institute of Science and Technology (CCI) - Pre-Service Teacher (PST) Science Undergraduate ...
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