MCCS Education Assistance
There are many schools with representatives on both Camp Lejeune and MCAS New River.
Please check out the Education Centers!
Spouses can use Ed Centers!
GI Bill transfer info
Curious about spouse’s TA?
There are many scholarships available to military spouses. There are different requirements for each scholarship.
This is my favorite database:
The My Career Advancement Account Scholarship is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance to eligible military spouses. The scholarship assists military spouses in pursuing licenses, certificates, certifications or associate degrees necessary to gain employment in high-demand, high-growth portable career fields and occupations.
Spouses of service members on active duty in pay grades E-1 to E-5, W-1 to W-2 and O-1 to O-2 who have successfully completed high school. Maximum benefit - $4,000
Camp Lejeune Officer Spouses’ Club
National Military Family Association
Family Member Employment Assistance
Resume Assistance, Networking Techniques, Job Referral, Workshops, Comprehensive Assistance
Military Spouse Jobs
Provide personalized, 1-on-1 job placement support, career progression, and employment training at no cost to our military spouses or our employer partners
Hiring Our Heroes
Hiring Our Heroes provides a variety of programs and events for military spouses.
I particularly enjoy the networking opportunities
Local Events – Military Spouse Professional Network – Go to local events!!
Hire Heroes USA
Free job search assistance to U.S. military spouses, & help companies connect w/ opportunities to hire them. https://www.hireheroesusa.org/
USO Pathfinder Program
Scouts support service members and family members up to one year before their transition and ensure continuity of care by extending support up to one year beyond the service member’s date of separation.
American Corporate Partners
ACP will hand pick a Mentor for you based on your career interests and professional history. You and your Mentor will create a tailored action plan for the mentorship and speak monthly to make progress on your goals, and ACP staff will help guide you through the mentorship experience to ensure success.
Facebook Groups for Virtual Employment
Virtual HOH Military Spouse Professional Network
The Rosie Network
The Association of Military Spouse Entrepreneurs
And don't forget to connect with Joanna Demott on LinkedIn!