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February 21, 2024
Hoover Institution Veteran Fellowship Program

  THE PROGRAM: The Hoover Institution’s Veteran Fellowship Program (VFP) is an accelerator program for do-ers. The VFP is a year-long, non-residential, project-based program for post-9/11 veterans who want to effect meaningful policy change and accelerate solution-finding at a local, state, or national level. The focus of the program is the capstone project: in the […]

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January 22, 2024
Hoover Institution’s 2024-2025 Veteran Fellowship Program

  THE PROGRAM: The Hoover Institution’s Veteran Fellowship Program (VFP) is an accelerator program for do-ers. The VFP is a year-long, non-residential, project-based program for post-9/11 veterans who want to effect meaningful policy change and accelerate solution-finding at a local, state, or national level. The focus of the program is the capstone project: in the […]

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January 11, 2024
Small Business Administration

  VetCert Program Approved More than 10,000 Applications Averaging 15-Day Processing Times Published on January 9, 2024 WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) marks the one-year anniversary of the agency accepting applications through the Veteran Small Business Certification (VetCert) program, the SBA’s primary certification vehicle to expand federal contracting opportunities for all Veteran-Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned […]

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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

  On which dates will VA disability payments be sent/deposited in 2024?               Direct deposits may arrive sooner for customers of early-pay banks such as USAA or Navy Federal Credit Union. These military-focused banks typically deposit VA disability pay one to two business days early by releasing funds as […]

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December 21, 2023

  SBA’s Veteran Small Business Certification program implemented changes from the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA 2021) which transferred the certification function from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to SBA as of January 1, 2023. The transfer provides veterans with a central support point for their small business certification needs […]

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December 6, 2023

  Did you know that veterans are more politically active, volunteer more hours, donate more money to organizations for public good and are more involved in our communities and neighborhoods, than those who have not served? These facts were highlighted in a recent study conducted by three organizations, The Mission Continues, the Iraq and Afghanistan […]

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November 10, 2023
US Department of Labor

From the Department of Labor, November 9, 2023. US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR ANNOUNCES UPDATES TO TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS FOR JOB-SEEKING SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS, MILITARY SPOUSES   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced updates by its Veterans’ Employment and Training Service to the agency’s Transition Assistance Program intended to benefit military jobseekers. The updates include the […]

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