If you are a veteran and live in Cupertino, this opportunity is practically in your backyard.
Google, hopes to celebrate and increase the diversity in its worplace, and offer veterans of the United States Armed Forces to refine, build, and practice these skills at the Internet giant's headquarters.
The company will accept up to 20 veterans to attend an all-expense paid summit on July 16 and 17 that will expose Vets to "a professional development curriculum geared towards your transition into the workplace," according to a Google press release.
To be considered the Vet must:
- Be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA/BS program, in any major, at a university in the United States OR matriculate into a United States MBA Program in the Fall of 2012.
- Must have served in one of the following United States Military Services: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy.
- Demonstrate academic excellence in a business-related discipline and interest in technology.
To apply the Vet must:
- Apply through Google's Programs & Scholarships site. They must submit, in addition to the application, a resume and a short essay.
May 31, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Applicants will know of the decision in June 2012. Any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.