This position is limited to veterans desiring to serve a two-year paid Congressional Fellowship as part of the House of Representatives Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program. Selected Fellows will work directly for a Member of Congress as part of their office staff. Fellowships are located in either a Congressional District office or in Washington, D.C.Learn more about this agency
Duties will vary depending upon the specific requirements of each Member office. Said duties may include, but are not limited to: working as a constituent services representative helping local constituents resolve issues with federal agencies; serving as a liaison to local Veterans Service Organizations (VSO); attending local events and meetings on behalf of your Member of Congress; and performing legislative work. Specific duties for each Member office will be discussed during the interview process.
Occasional travel - This position my require occasional travel.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Veterans meeting ALL the following requirements:
- Honorably discharged;
- Released from active duty within the last five years;
- Pay grades at or below E-5 or O-3;
- 20% or greater service connected disability rating; and
- Purple Heart recipients are exempt from the service connected disability rating requirement.
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