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The Employer and Career Services Team is pleased to offer a variety of Career Opportunities for NOVA students and alumni! Review the opportunities below and don’t forget to log into Career Connection to view more.

Northern Virginia Node of the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative Traineeship - Paid Training and Apprenticeship

The Northern Virginia Node of the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative invites applications for a full-time, paid, 7-week traineeship program in cybersecurity. Candidates who complete the program will receive a stipend of $7,600. The program will be conducted completely ONLINE by instructors from the Northern Virginia Community College. Applicants must be US Citizens, reside in Virginia and be available to participate in the program for 7 hours per day, weekdays, July 5 – August 23, 2022 as well as a 3-day, full-time orientation June 27–29, 2022. CCI Trainees will also receive career placement support from George Mason University and Northern Virginia Community College to facilitate connections with cybersecurity companies. No previous experience with cybersecurity, coding, or data analytics is required. Instructions for how to apply to this program are included in the FAQ document below.

NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program - DEADLINE APRIL 6

NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) is a unique activity exclusive to community college students within the United States. NCAS builds a diverse future STEM workforce by engaging two-year degree-seeking students in authentic learning experiences.

NCAS helps community college students make connections between their degree programs and NASA career opportunities while motivating students to participate in other competitive NASA activities, internships, and fellowships. Scholars get a closer look at NASA's unique missions and research and learn how to develop their talents, interests, and passion to become future STEM professionals by participating in one of three missions. They are hosting a series of information sessions to provide more information about the program and the application process.

NCAS encourages students from STEM, non-STEM, and technical majors alike to apply.

NOVA Police Department

Consider these great reason to Join the Northern Virginia Community College Police Department! Learn more about available positions today.

Commonwealth STEM Industry Internship Program

(CSIIP) is available to both, two- and four-year college students. CSIIP partners with companies offering paid internships in STEM fields throughout the state.