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Special Hiring Authority for Veterans

Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans are designed for veterans. Knowing about these authorities and identifying your eligibility will enhance your job search. These special authorities represent a few of many appointing authorities that agencies can use entirely at their discretion. Veterans are not entitled to appointment under any of these authorities. Check the vacancy announcements, which should clearly state "Who May Apply.“ Special hiring authorities include:

More information about the special hiring authorities can be found at: