You must complete a form to apply to participate in the program and Center for Career Services staff will manage the outreach to develop a list of participating employer organizations. Your career interests will be matched with employers who align to those interests, as appropriate.
It is anticipated that you will spend a minimum of two hours on site and receive an orientation and tour and have the opportunity to meet with leaders and staff to better understand the mission and vision of the organization.
This program is purely voluntary but does provide a chance for you to "test out" a work environment. We take into consideration student schedules and academic priorities like midterms and finals, so we try to plan events within Washington, D.C. during morning hours.
Research the host organizations (as more participation info becomes available) to determine which you would be interested in visiting (you may apply for more than one). Determine which of their departments or work areas align with your areas of interests and/or studies, and then:
Complete Student Background Information.
Complete Essay: “How will your participation in the GW Military Job Shadow Day contribute to your professional or career development?”
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