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Career Questions tagged State Department

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Erin May 30, 2018 486 views

How needed is IT within the State Department? Is there money out there for that?

#it #state-department #grants #fellowships #scholarships

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Ashly Oct 26, 2016 596 views

If I go on a study abroad to China, can I still qualify for a security clearance so that I can work for a defense contractor?

I am eligible for a really good scholarship. It requires you to go on a study abroad program to China for 3 weeks. Will this disqualify me for a security clearance? I have heard good things about being a computer engineer for a defense contractor. Does anyone have advice on whether it is...

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Kira Jul 19, 2016 855 views

What can I do to better prepare me for a career in the foreign service?

My dream is to be a foreign service officer for the State Department and I know that you can intern at certain Embassies but I'm not sure what else to do to prepare for a career in government. #internships #government #international-affairs #international-relations #foreign-affairs...