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    Top Six Federal Government Co-ops

    Top Six Federal Government Co-ops
    Cooperative Education provides the opportunity for the student, educational institution, and a Federal department or agency to enhance a student’s career through a combination of classroom studies and on-the-job training. Students can serve their nation while receiving experience for future employment opportunities. Programs are offered to students from a variety of disciplines including meteorology, chemistry, physics, engineering, mathematics, ecology and the ...
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    Federal Jobs for Journalism Majors

    Journalism majors learn to report, write, and edit articles for publication or broadcast (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for journalism majors. Agriculture Market Reporters Printing Specialists Public Affairs Specialists Writers and Editors Technical Writers and Editors Program Analysts _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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    Federal Jobs for International Relations Majors

    Majors in international relations study international politics and institutions, learning the principles of diplomacy and foreign policy (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for international relations majors. Foreign Affairs Specialists Foreign Agricultural Affairs Specialists Intelligence Specialists Language Specialists Public Affairs Specialists Trade Specialists International Relations Workers _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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    Federal Jobs for Chemistry Majors

    Chemistry majors use math, theory, and experimentation to study matter (physical substance). They look at what it’s made of and how it behaves, down to the atomic level (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs that are appropriate for chemistry majors. Chemical Engineers Chemists Consumer Safety Officers Environmental Engineers Food Technologists Health Physicists Intelligence Specialists Toxicologists GAO Evaluators _Return ...
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    U.S. Agency for International Development Internships

    U.S. Agency for International Development Internships
    This Is USAID The United States has a long history of extending a helping hand to those people overseas struggling to make a better life, recover from a disaster or striving to live in a free and democratic country. It is this caring that stands as a hallmark of the United States around the world -- and shows the world our ...
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    Federal Jobs for Liberal Arts / Humanities Majors

    Students of liberal arts and sciences often design their own program of study. They take courses in the arts, the biological and physical sciences, the social sciences, and the humanities (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for liberal arts / humanities majors. Contact Representatives Customs Inspectors Equal Opportunity Compliance Specialist Management Analysts Personnel Management Specialist Program Analysts ...
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    Federal Jobs for Finance Majors

    Finance majors learn how to make financial decisions for companies and nonprofit organizations. Course work covers such topics as planning, raising funds, making wise investments, and controlling costs (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for finance majors. Appraisers and Assessors Budget Analysts Financial Administrators Financial Analysts Financial Institution Examiners Securities Compliance Examiners Tax Examiners Trade Specialists _Return ...
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    Minority Leaders Fellowship Program (MLFP)

    Sponsoring Organization: The Washington Center for Internships & Academic Affairs 1101 14th Street, N.W., Suite 500 Washington, DC 20005-5622 Tel: (202) 336-7600 or 1-800-486-8921 Fax: (202) 336-7609 E-mail: Info@twc.edu Web Site: http://www.twc.edu/ Cost: There is no cost to departments and agencies participating in the MLFP. The Washington Center provides fellows with a $5,000 fellowship, which covers the cost of the ...
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    Federal Jobs for Physics Majors

    Physics is the scientific study of matter and energy. Topics covered include classical and modern theories, electricity and magnetism, and relativity (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for physics majors. Astronomers Space Scientists Geodesists Geophysicists Health Physicists Hydrologists Oceanographers Patent Examiners Physicists General Physical Scientists _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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    Women In Public Policy Internship Program (WIPP)

    Sponsoring Organization: Washington Center for Internships & Academic Seminars 2000 M Street, NW, Suite 750 Washington, D.C. 20036-3307 Tel: (202) 336-7600 or 1-800-486-8921 Fax: (202) 336-7609 E-mail: wipp@twc.edu Web Site: http://www.twc.edu/ Cost: There is no cost to departments/agencies participating in the WIPP Program. Interns, however, are responsible for round-trip transportation to Washington, DC, local transportation, meals and a program fee. ...
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    Federal Jobs for Statistics Majors

    Statistics students study probability theory and sampling theory. They also learn to use techniques based on these theories to study the relationships between groups of measurements (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for statistics majors. Actuaries Computer Science Specialist Mathematical Statisticians Operations Research Analysts Program Analysts Statisticians Transportation Industry Analysts _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your ...
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    Federal Jobs for Marketing Majors

    Marketing majors learn how to create and sell new products and services in ways that will build a large and loyal group of customers (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for marketing majors. Agricultural Marketing Specialists Bond Sales Promotion Representatives Contract Specialists Inventory Management Specialists Packaging Specialists Property Disposal Spec. Supply Specialists Trade Specialists Business and Industry ...
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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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    Federal Jobs for Geology Majors

    The physical sciences explore the concepts and processes of the nonliving physical world, as opposed to the life sciences. Students of the major study any combination of its subjects: astronomy, chemistry, geology and geophysics, physics, math, statistics, and meteorology (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for geology majors. Geodesists Geologists Hydrologists Oceanographers Gen. Physical Scientists _Return to ...
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    Fiscal Crisis Threatens GI Bill Program

    Fiscal Crisis Threatens GI Bill Program
    The worldwide financial crisis has hit private colleges hard enough that relatively few are likely to participate in the Post-9/11 GI Bill's "Yellow Ribbon" initiative when it begins this fall, says Keith M. Wilson, director of education service for the Veterans Benefits Administration. Under the Yellow Ribbon program, private colleges and universities can enter into agreements with the Department of Veterans ...
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    INROADS/Greater Washington Internships

    Sponsoring Organization: INROADS INROADS/Greater Washington, Inc. 1010 Wayne Avenue - Suite 555 Silver Spring, MD 20910-5600 Tel: (301) 587-5880 Fax: (301) 587-3466 INROADS, Inc., Nat'l Hqtrs 10 S. Broadway, Suite 700 St. Louis, MO 63102 Tel: 1-(800) 642-9865 Fax: (314) 241-9325 Web Site: http://www.inroads.org/ Cost: Participating agencies pay the cost for interns selected through the INROADS Internship organization ($3,000 plus ...
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    Federal Jobs for Library Science Majors

    Students of library science learn the skills they need to work in libraries. Classes cover developing, storing, finding, organizing, and using information - whether it's written in a book, posted on a website, recorded on a video or CD, or captured on a slide (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for library science majors. Librarians Library Technicians ...
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    ‘Free Government Grants’: Don’t Take Them For Grant-ed

    ‘Free Government Grants’: Don’t Take Them For Grant-ed
    “Because you pay your income taxes on time, you have been awarded a free $12,500 government grant! To get your grant, simply give us your checking account information, and we will direct-deposit the grant into your bank account!” Sometimes, it’s an ad that claims you will qualify to receive a “free grant” to pay for education costs, home repairs, home business ...
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    Native American Congressional Internships

    Native American Congressional Internships
    Native American Congressional Internships The Native American Congressional Internship Program provides Native Americans and Alaska Natives with an insider’s view of the federal government. The ten-week internship in Washington, D.C., places students in Senate and House offices, committees, Cabinet departments and the White House, where they are able to observe government decision-making processes first-hand. In 2008, the Foundation expects to award ...
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    Federal Jobs for Horticulture Majors

    Horticultural science majors learn the science behind cultivating garden and ornamental plants, including fruits, vegetables, flowers, and landscape and nursery crops (source: collegeboard.com). Below is a list of federal jobs appropriate for horticulture majors. Agricultural Management Specialists General Biological Scientists Horticulturists Plant Protection and Quarantine Specialists Plant Physiologists _Return to Find Federal Jobs for Your Major page._
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