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27.006 Federal Summer Employment
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, Public Law 95- 454.
To provide summer employment primarily for college students and high school students.
TYPES OF ASSISTANCE:
USES AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
Most Federal agencies employ individuals during summer vacation periods. The jobs may be clerical, crafts and trades, administrative or sub-professional related to career interests. Employees are paid at the regular Federal pay rate for the position.
Applicant Eligibility: Any U.S. citizen may apply. The minimum age requirement is 16 years at time of appointment. Summer jobs are filled through agency staffing plans.
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.
Data are not yet available for fiscal years 2001 and 2002.
REGULATIONS, GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
Information about open examinations and/or Job Vacancy Announcements are available from sources listed below under "Headquarters Office."
Regional or Local Office: Information may be obtained from Federal agency personnel offices or through the National Job Information sources listed in paragraph #152 below.
EXAMPLES OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING PROPOSALS: