Jobs and internships

The Pat Tillman Veterans Center wants to connect you to the many veteran-focused job and internship opportunities available at and around ASU. Check out these upcoming positions to boost your resume and gain experience in a variety of fields.

Last updated August 21, 2019.

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Veterans Scholar Program aides


The Veterans Scholar Program is hiring two coordinators to assist in facilitating, coordinating and monitoring all aspects of the program. Provide a cover letter, resume and VA work-study application to apply.

Location: Tempe campus

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Student veteran math and English tutors


The Pat Tillman Veterans Center is hiring students with extensive knowledge in undergraduate and graduate math and English. Tutors work with student veterans on an individual and group level to review core concepts.

Location: Downtown Phoenix campus, Polytechnic campus, Tempe campus, West campus

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Research assistant


Assist in the design, administration and analysis of qualitative social science research on campus. See a full list of job responsibilities. Provide a cover letter, resume and VA work-study application to apply. 

Location: Tempe campus

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ASU Library veteran student ambassador


Conduct targeted outreach aimed at connecting other student veterans to the resources available at ASU Library. Learn more. Provide a cover letter, resume and VA work-study application to apply. 

Location: Tempe campus

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Veterans Furniture Center grant writer


Research and identify potential grant opportunities for the VFC and develop grant proposals for submission. Learn more. To apply, provide a cover letter, resume and VA work-study application.

Location: Off campus

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The Office of Naval Research’s STEM scholarships


Explore the following programs for graduate and undergraduate students pursuing STEM degrees, from scholarship and fellows programs to internship opportunities.

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DoD STEM scholarships


The Department of Defense offers a variety of scholarship awards to students who have demonstrated ability and aptitude for excelling in STEM fields in disciplines of importance to the DoD.

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Police officer recruits


The Mesa Police Department is looking to hire veterans as police officers. They are only accepting the first 700 applications, so apply online today. Learn more.

Deadline: Monday, Sept. 2

Location: Off campus

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Debbie Lesko internships


The office of Arizona congresswoman Debbie Lesko is accepting applications from veterans for internship positions in Washington, D.C. and the district office. Hours are flexible and responsibilities vary.

Location: Off campus

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Phoenix Vet Center aids


The Phoenix Vet Center is hiring aides for Federal Work-Study. Learn more and contact Jason Shade for more information at 602-640-2981 or jason.shade@va.gov.

Location: Phoenix Vet Center

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ASU Gammage security guards


ASU Gammage is seeking veterans interested in working as part-time security guards. Check out this opportunity to work in one of the most famous buildings on the Tempe campus.

Deadline: Tuesday, Aug. 27

Location: Tempe campus

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Deloitte CORE Fundamentals

Deloitte CORE Fundamentals, a high-energy, veteran-specific learning program for securing careers in the civilian workforce, will hold workshops for ASU's student veterans on Sept. 20 and 21.

Location: Tempe campus, Downtown Phoenix campus

Registration deadline: Friday, Sept. 6

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Veterans Scholar Program informational breakfast

Do you have an excellence mindset and the desire to elevate yourself professionally and civically? Attend an informational breakfast on the Veterans Scholar Program on Aug. 29 to see if it’s right for you. 

Location: Pat Tillman Veterans Center, Tempe campus

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Career fair

ASU’s hosts a university-wide career fair in April, which includes a veteran-focused day. Stay tuned for updates. For questions, email militaryadvocate@asu.edu

Location: Tempe campus

VA Work-Study eligibility

This is a work program available to any educational benefit recipient who is attending college or university at three-quarter time (16 week term = 9 credits) or more. Students may obtain employment at the VA Medical Facility, VA Regional Office or at other approved state employment facilities. Students are paid at federal or state minimum wage, whichever is higher, and these payments are non-taxable. Interested individuals should contact the Pat Tillman Veterans Center.

 

Contacts

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Chelsey Jonson serves as the liaison between Career and Professional Development Services and the Pat Tillman Veterans Center. As a career and industry specialist, Chelsey guides ASU's military-affiliated students in their journey of becoming career-ready. She helps students explore career options and provides assistance with each step of the job search process. She enjoys helping students navigate their career paths. Contact her at chelsey.jonson@asu.edu or 480-965-2350.

For more general questions, contact your military advocate at militaryadvocate@asu.edu.