Veterans Employment Center
Hundreds of employers have committed to hiring over 165,000 Servicemembers, Veterans, and family members through VA's new online Veterans Employment Center. Post your profile and connect with employers today.
Claims Inventory vs. Backlog
Claims inventory, or total pending claims, includes both first-time and supplemental disability compensation and pension claims. Claims pending over 125 days are considered backlogged.
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.
The annual Point-in-Time Count shows the number of homeless Veterans is 49,933 in 2014 down from 74,019 in 2010, a drop of 33%.
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.
More than 500 disabled Veterans competed at the 34th National Veterans Wheelchair Games. A training allowance is available for participants interested in becoming a Paralympian.
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.
Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards 2014 Job Fair
Aug 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (EDT)
Prince Georges County Sports and Learning Complex Field House, 8001 Sherriffs Road, Landover, MD 20785
Hiring Our Heroes Employment Job Fair
Aug 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (HST)
Officer's Club Kaneohe Bay, MCBH 502, Kaneohe Bay, HI 96863
Shepards House Stand-Down Veterans and Education Training for Homeless Veterans and Families
Aug 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EDT)
Shepards House, 1120 International Parkway, Suite 119, Fredericksburg, VA 22406