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Student Veterans of America & Raytheon have partnered to provide three $10,000 STEM scholarships to student veterans.
Eligible students must be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in science, technology, engineering, or math. The 2013 Raytheon-SVA Scholarship application will close July 12, 2013, at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time. Student veterans must complete an online application, answer two essay questions, attach the required documents, and have one letter of reference be submitted prior to the deadline to be considered. APPLY NOW!
Look for this symbol across campus. Faculty and Staff who display the Vet Zone symbol have participated in training which helps equip them to provide better support for our veteran and military affiliated students.
Come together with other student veterans to share your experiences in a safe and confidential environment and help support one another. Discussion topics may include: stress management, coping skills, social support, and exploring experiences of leadership. The group aims to be an open place to help student veterans feel understood within a supportive atmosphere.
Any student who is interested in the group will need to call (940) 898-3801 to schedule an intake with the TWU Counseling Center no later than the registration deadline of February 22, 2013. The anticipated start date for the Veterans Support Group will begin on Tuesday February 26th, 2013.
100,000 Jobs Mission is a partnership with major corporations and backed by Chase Bank. The goal is to hire 100,000 veterans by 2020. Over 51,000 veterans have been hired thus far!
The TWU Student Veterans Association (SVA) is comprised of active duty, reservist, National Guard, retired and military veterans and their relatives. Any TWU student or faculty member, regardless of military affiliation, is welcome. SVA seeks to provide a support group and resources to military veterans re-establishing themselves in the higher education environment. SVA also holds meetings and events throughout the semester at TWU and in partnership with the local VFW.
TWU Veteran's Day
Pictures from Veterans Day 2011
Veterans Day 2012 Program
The TWU Veterans Program Office is designed to assist students with their VA Educational Benefits, to ensure all necessary documents are submitted to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and to certify enrollment in degree credit hours.
On Texas Veterans Leadership Program you can find information about veterans resources and referral specialists, employment, education, medical, community resources, and much more!
The Texas Veterans Portal is a resource for veterans, their families, and their survivors. This site has compiled helpful information from many government agencies so you can find the assistance, services, and benefits you need.
On Make the Connection you can watch hundreds of veteran videos and learn more about this national public awareness campaign based on powerful personal video testimonials—true stories of veterans who faced mental health issues; reached out for support; and found ways to overcome their challenges.
Powered by the National Resource Directory (NRD), the Veterans Job Bank offers veterans quick and easy access to hundreds of thousands of private-sector job opportunities, specifically targeted at Veterans, by providing a list of current openings based on search criteria such as zip code and military occupational code (MOC).
The Veterans Crisis Hotline is a confidential resource that connects veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring VA responders. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online at www.VeteransCrisisLine.net or send a text message to 838255 to receive free, confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care.
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