The Fort Leavenworth Exchange “ON THE SPOT’ INTERVIEW EVENT is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Feb. 11 at the PX Recruiting Office. Hiring bonuses are available. For more information visit applymyexchange.com.

Fort Leavenworth THRIFT SHOP WELFARE APPLICATIONS are now available at the cashier’s counter at the shop, 1025 Sheridan Drive, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Deadline to apply is Feb. 22. Funds will be available in April.

The GREATER KANSAS CITY VETERAN CAREER AND TRANSITION FAIR is 12:30-4 p.m. Feb. 4 at Union Station, Kansas City. The event is free. To register, visit http://GKCVCF.com. For more information, e-mail vetscareerfair@gmail.com.

The Fort Leavenworth Spouses’ Club is now accepting SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS. Scholarships are open to eligible family members of active or retired military members of the Fort Leavenworth and Leavenworth community. Deadline to apply is March 15. For more information or to apply, visit https://www.fortleavenworthspousesclub.org/community-assistance /scholarships/.

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY CHILDREN IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. Scholarships are open to graduating seniors and college students. Deadline to apply is Feb. 17. To apply, visit www.militaryscholar.org.

The KANSAS HUNTER EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP is accepting applications. Open to junior and seniors in high school and freshmen in college. For more information, visit www.kheia.com.

JOHN W. POILLON SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS 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 26.

THE FORT LEAVENWORTH POST EXCHANGES IS CURRENTLY HIRING. For more information, call Karen Martin, recruiting manager at 660 563-3001 ext 207 or visit applymyexchange.com.

USD 207 BOARD OF EDUCATION VACANCY APPLICATIONS DEADLINE EXTENDED. The Board of Education, Unified School District 207, would like to solicit letters of application from District patrons who are interested in serving on the Board of Education. The commanding general will appoint the new board member to the position in accordance with Kansas Statute 72-1210. Title 10, Section 973(c), Federal Public Law “allows an officer (or a noncommissioned officer) to hold nonpartisan civil office on an independent school board that is located exclusively on a military reservation.” Applicants must submit a letter of interest that discusses their reasons for wanting to serve on the board and a resume. These positions are appointed by the commanding general, and all board members serve at his pleasure. Letters with resumes should be submitted by close of business on Friday, February 25, 2022 to: retired Col. Mike Griswold, President, Fort Leavenworth USD 207 Board of Education, 207 Education Way, Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027-1425. If submitted through email, please send care of Rich Holden, Clerk of the Board, rholden@usd207.org, 913-651-7373.

THE TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM HAS SEVERAL CLASSES currently scheduled. TAP has resumed virtual classes due to COVID. The next Managing Your Education Track Workshop is Feb. 14-15.The next Small Business Administration Boots to Business Workshop is Feb. 16-17. The next Guide to Federal Employment Class is Feb. 22. The next Department of Labor Career and Credential Exploration Workshop is Feb. 23-24. TAP can also provide information on the Army Career Skills Program, the Hiring Our Heroes Corporate Fellowship Program and financial counseling. For more information or to register, call 684-2227 or e-mail usarmy.sfltap.leavenworth@mail.mil.

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