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Workforce Recruitment Program

The workforce recruitment program (WRP) is a program run by the United State's Department of Education. It helps qualified students and recent graduates with disabilities to obtain internships and permanent positions with federal and private employers across the US. 

To be eligible for WRP, candidates must be:

  • current, full-time undergraduate or graduate students with a disability, or recent graduates who have graduated after on or after April 1, 2020.
  • U.S. citizens, be attending or have graduated from a U.S. Department of Education accredited university.
  • eligible for a Schedule A Hiring Authority for persons with disabilities. 

Registration and applications are open from August 22, 2022 to October 13th, 2022. Go to to register and apply. To assist you with the regaitration and application process, a list of helpful resouces can be found here, including a Sample Schedule A letter and a list of job preferences. 

For more information or help with your application, contact Genine Apidone at