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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 have graduated after on or after April 1, 2018
  • 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 person with disabilities. 

Registration and applications are open for six weeks starting August 24, 2020 at The application deadline is October 14th.

For more information, please visit the WRP website or contact Genine Apidone at

WRP Flyer for Students Fall 2020.doc1.81 MB
WRP Website User Guide for Students August 2020_508.pdf912.73 KB
WRP Sample Student Slide Deck Fall 2020.ppt2.99 MB
SampleScheduleALetter.pdf6.79 KB