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 Oct. 8, 2019.

VA Work-Study

Communications and research specialist

The Center for Science and the Imagination is seeking a communications and research specialist to assist in the writing, production and promotion of content for the center's public-facing platforms. Email militaryadvocate@asu for more information.

Location: Center for Science and the Imagination, Tempe campus

Deadline: Friday, Oct. 18

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Ball Aerospace internships

Ball Aerospace is offering paid internships for veteran and military-affiliated students. Interns gain firsthand experience in the aerospace and defense industry through projects, mentorship and hands-on activities.

Deadline: Sunday, Dec. 1

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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



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



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



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



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



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



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

Location: Phoenix Vet Center

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Interview and resume prep for student veterans

Student veterans are invited to practice interview skills in a lightning interview setting during Salute to Service with Career and Professional Development Services. There will be a session on the Tempe campus, the Polytechnic campus and online.

Location: Multiple

Date: Nov. 4–6, 2019

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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.



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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 or 480-965-2350.

For more general questions, contact your military advocate at