In fiscal year 2001, approximately 32,000 youths participated in the program. It is projected that the program will experience increases in fiscal year 2001 due to Federal budget reductions and rightsizing activities affecting permanent full-time positions.
Uses and Use Restrictions
Students enrolled at least half-time at accredited secondary, vocational, or technical schools, or at institutions of higher learning through the graduate level, are permitted to work during the school year while attending school and while on official school breaks.
Appointments not-to exceed year may be made at any time during the course of the year.
Students: Must be accepted for, or enrolled in, an accredited secondary, vocational, or technical school or institution of higher learning.
Aplication and Award Process
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
Students submit application for employment and proof of school enrollment directly to employing Federal agencies.
5 U.S.C. 1101.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
Formula and Matching Requirements
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Post Assistance Requirements
Funded by accounts of numerous
participating Federal agencies.
Program policy is coordinated by OPM, but carried out by numerous Federal agencies. Obligations are devoted to administration and are not separately identifiable.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
5 CFR 213.3202(a).
Regional or Local Office
Information is available directly from the personnel offices of Federal agencies of interest.
For Policy issues only--Staffing Reinvention Office, Employment Service Office of Personnel Management, 1900 E Street, NW., Washington, DC 20415. Telephone: (202) 606-0830. Contact: Mike Mahoney.
Criteria for Selecting Proposals