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27.003 Federal Student Temporary Employment Program
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
5 U.S.C. 1101.
To give students an opportunity for part-time temporary employment with Federal agencies in order to allow them to continue their education without interruptions caused by financial pressures.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
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.
Applicant Eligibility: Students: Must be accepted for, or enrolled in, an accredited secondary, vocational, or technical school or institution of higher learning.
Pre-application Coordination: This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Formula and Matching Requirements: Not applicable.
POST ASSISTANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Reports: Not applicable.
Account Identification: Funded by accounts of numerous participating Federal agencies.
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.
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.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: