Steube Seeks Wounded Warrior Fellow for Opportunity in Venice Office

April 30, 2021
Press Release

VENICE, FLA.— U.S. Representative Greg Steube (R-Fla.) is seeking a Wounded Warrior or medically retired veteran to serve in the Venice district office as a Wounded Warrior fellow. This position is paid and lasts for two years.

Serving our veterans is a top priority for our team, and my office is looking for a wounded warrior or medically retired veteran to serve as our Wounded Warrior fellow,” Steube said. “Our district is honored to be home to over 74,000 veterans, and I look forward to partnering with the Wounded Warrior Foundation to provide this opportunity. This fellow would be an important asset in assisting our veterans with the many issues they face today while offering unique career training and an inside perspective of the nation’s legislative process.

The Wounded Warrior Program was established to create employment opportunities for veterans within the House of Representatives. These two-year fellowships provide veterans with experience and exposure to broaden career opportunities. Responsibilities would include helping local veterans with many issues, including navigating the VA.

Qualified individuals must meet all of the following requirements:

-Honorably discharged;

-Released from active duty within the last five years;

-Pay grades at or below E-5 or O-3; 20% or greater service-connected disability rating (Purple Heart recipients are exempt from the service-connected disability rating requirement).

Veterans who receive a 20-year or Temporary Early Retirement Authorization (TERA) retirement are not eligible for the program.

To learn more information about the fellowship and how to apply, visit here.

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