Child and Youth Services has several job openings. For more information or to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov.
The Spouse Education and Career Opportunities Program’s Military Spouse Employment Program Partner LinkedIn Live Event is at 2 p.m. today with the hiring manager from Freedom Learning Group, LLC. and noon Jan. 30 with the hiring manager from Leidos. You must have a LinkedIn account and request approval from the MSEP Spouse group page to participate. For more information, use Google Chrome and visit https://www.linkedin.com /groups/4159976.
Defense Commissary Agency’s Scholarships for Military Children Program’s 2020 scholarship applications are available online through Feb. 24. Fisher House Foundation will award 500 $2,000 scholarship grants. For more information, requirements and to apply, visit www.militaryscholar.org.
The Command and General Staff College Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications. The scholarship program is open to high school seniors and for continuing undergraduates who are children or grandchildren of CGSC alumni who are life members. For more information and to apply, visit www.cgscfoundation/alumni/scholarships.
The Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club is now accepting scholarship applications for high school seniors, continuing undergraduates and spouse education. Deadline is March 13. To apply, visit www.fortleavenworthspousesclub.org/scholarships. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
Applications for the John W. Poillon Scholarships are available at the Fort Leavenworth Army Education Center. The scholarship is open to high school seniors who are dependents of U.S. military members, currently or within the past 24 months assigned to Fort Leavenworth, or civilians who are currently employed at Fort Leavenworth by the U.S. government or a non-appropriated fund. The application deadline is March 27, 2020.
The 2020 General William E. DePuy Special Topics Writing Competition is accepting submissions. The writing topic for 2020 is “Finding the Enemy in 2035 — What technological, doctrinal, organizational or other advances or changes must we make to find our adversaries on the battlefield of the future?” The submission deadline is July 20, 2020. For more information, call the managing editor of Military Review at 684-9339 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Soldier for Life – Transition Assistance Program offers a monthly Federal Application Seminar on submitting applications using the USAJobs website. The Civilian Personnel Advisory Center will provide instruction. The seminar covers navigating the USAJobs portal and preparing a resumé to apply for government employment. Classes are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 15, Feb. 20, April 2 and April 23 in room 131 of the Resiliency Center. For more information, call 684-2227 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Soldier for Life – Transition Assistance Program Advanced LinkedIn Seminar is 1-3 p.m. Jan. 17 in room 131 of the Resiliency Center. Space is limited. For more information, call 684-2227.
The Soldier for Life – Transition Assistance Program will host HIGHER Education Workshops from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 21-22, March 31 through April 1, June 11-12 and Aug. 4-5 in room 131 of the Resiliency Center. For more information, call 684-2227 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The next Entrepreneur Workshop is 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 23-24, April 7-8, June 9-10 and Aug. 6-7 in room 131 of the Resiliency Center. The workshop explains the basics of developing a business plan, legal and financial aspects, advantages and disadvantages of purchasing a franchise, help available and overcoming stress. To reserve a seat, call 684-2227 or e-mail email@example.com.
Soldier For Life – Transition Assistance Program workshops are mandatory for all military personnel transitioning from active-duty service. The workshops are also available to spouses of transitioning military on a space-available basis. TAP workshops are five days from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. Upcoming workshops are Jan. 27-31, Feb. 10-14 and Feb. 24-28 at the Resiliency Center. For more information, call 684-2227 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Army Community Service Field Grade Spouse Seminar “Putting the Pieces Together” is 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 29 at the Resiliency Center, 600 Thomas Ave. The seminar will provide up-to-date information, possible expectations, opportunities and resources. For more information or to register, call 684-2800 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Department of Labor Career exploration and planning track workshop is 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 5-6, April 9-10, June 30 through July 1 and Aug. 11-12 in room 131 of the Resiliency Center. The workshop helps build a personalized career development assessment of occupational interests and abilities, and participants will learn to use self-sustaining tools to narrow their career focus by establishing achievable career goals and self-development strategies. For more information or to sign up, call 684-2227 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Greater Kansas City Veteran Career and Transition Fair is 12:30-4 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard, Overland Park, Kan. The event is free. To register, visit http://GKCVCF.com. For more information, e-mail email@example.com
The Hiring Our Heroes corporate fellowship Program information briefs are conducted weekly at noon on Mondays in room 277 of the Resiliency Center. Completed application packets are due March 13 for the next cohort that begins May 4, 2020. The CFP places service members within 180 days or less left on active duty into a 12-week fellowship program. The program provides mid- to upper-level corporate experience, credentialing education and career skills training. Selection for this program is competitive, but placement rates average more than 80 percent per cohort. For more information, go to https://www.uschamberfoundation.org/corporate-fellowship-program-0 or call 684-8999.