Learn a trade or skill through participation in a VA on-the-job training or apprenticeship program.
We honor WWII Veteran Capt. Walter Mazzone, who is best known for his work with Sealab, the Navy's advanced deep-sea diving and rescue program. Mazzone died on 8/7.
VA Secretary Bob McDonald recently launched a national recruiting and staff retention campaign. The effort is part of the Road to Veterans Day 2014.
In August, the unemployment rate for all Veterans was 5.6%. The national average was 6.2%. The Post-9/11 Veteran unemployment rate fell 1.1%.
A new version of the GI Bill® Comparison Tool has been released. Updates include identifying schools with student Veteran groups, VetSuccess on Campus programs, and a more robust benefits calculator.
For Veterans interested in a career in diplomacy and development, resumes are being accepted for the Department of State Veterans Innovation Partnership Fellowship until 9/15.
Student Veterans of America (SVA) and Raytheon are offering (3) $10,000 scholarships to Veterans who are pursuing an engineering degree or a degree in a closely related field. Apply by 10/1.