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Closing the Gap Resources

Closing the Gap Resources

Closing the Gap Resources

Resources for Researchers, Educators, Decision-Makers and Veterans

Resources & REFERENCE MATERIAL relating to

WOMEN VETERANS RETRAINING FOR CYBERSECURITY CAREERS

The resources compiled below are currently available documents, articles, websites and online platforms. These resources are intended to inform and help decision makers on the topic of retraining women veterans for careers in the cybersecurity workforce. To propose additional useful resources, please contact [email protected]

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Statistics on Women Veterans     Challenges Faced by Women Veterans     Scholarship Opportunities     Educational Resources     Women in the Workplace     Transition Assistance Program (TAP)     DoD SkillBridge Program     Organizations of Interest     Military Spouses

 

Statistics & Reports on Women Veterans

 

Challenges Faced by Women Veterans

 

Scholarship Opportunities

 

Educational Resources and Assistance

 

Women in the Workplace and Employment Resources

 

Transition Assistance Program (TAP) - A collaborative effort among seven federal agencies. 

  • About TAP - website
  • Managing Your Transition Timeline - PDF List of Resources with links (1 page)
  • September 26, 2019 - DoD Instruction 1332.35: Transition Assistance Program (TAP) for Military Personnel - PDF Issuance establishing policy, assigning responsibilities, and providing direction for the DoD TAP (54 pages)
  • April 30, 2019 - Statement of Mr. Brian S. Davis, Director, Defense Personnel and Family Support Center, Department of Defense before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity - PDF statement for oversight hearing on "Fiscal Year 2020 President's Budget: Requests Related to Veterans' Readjustment Benefits." (15 pages)
  • August 1, 2018 - Testimony of Ms. Lauren Augustine, Vice President of Government Affairs, Student Veterans of America before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs U.S. Senate - PDF of testimony proposing improvements to TAP (Structure & Support; Curriculum; Supporting Spouses; Creation of a Governing Board; Community Impact; Career Readiness and Professional Development; Alumni Network; Data and Research; and the Better Access to Technical Training, Learning and Entrepreneurship (BATTLE) for Servicemembers Act (6 pages)

 

DoD SkillBridge Program

 

Organizations of Interest

 

Military Spouses