George Mason University
School of Information Technology and Engineering
4400 University Drive
Fairfax VA 22030
Top HATS Scholarship program is a partnership with local industry
and other educational institutions to recruit high-achieving transfer
students into computer science, electrical and computer engineering,
systems engineering or urban systems engineering majors. Students
will be sponsored by a local firm which includes full tuition, mentoring,
summer employment, and paid internships.
Greater Washington Board of Trade
1129 20th Street, NW
Washington DC 20006
- Recruitment seminar series and resource directory bring
effective recruitment tools to member companies.
- Capital Move, a regional marketing campaign to bring more
skilled workers to the Greater Washington region.
- Regional Tech Intern On-line Network links to an on-line
network of resumes of students seekng hight-tech internships.
Greater Washington Regional Partnership
A collaboration of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, the Northern
Virginia Technology Council and the High Technology Council of Maryland
Planning and implementing of a Department of Labor Information Technology
Training Grant for Dislocated Workers in Metropolitan Washington, DC.
Green Thumb, Inc.
2000 N. 14th Street
Arlington VA 22201
Provides training and employment assistance to older and disadvantaged workers.
High Technology Council of Maryland
2092 Gaither Road
Rockville MD 20850
- Developing model program to give area students real-work
experiences in technology workplace.
- Working through Regional High Technology Initiatives
Committee to develop/certify IT skill standards and curricula
in conjunction with Maryland Private Industry Councils.
for Tomorrow provides industry tours and summer internships for
Montgomery County teachers at information technology and bio-tech firms.
- Job Links links to
member company job listings.
- Bioscience Alliance
Internship Network assists students seeking internships with
one of Maryland's bioscience companies.
Tech Intern On-line Network links to an on-line network of resumes
of students seeking high tech internships.
- Human Resource Network
provides an on-going forum for human resources professionals to learn
and share experiences.
Information Technology Association of America
1616 N. Ft. Myer Drive
Arlington VA 22209
High Tech Workforce Resource Center outlines four broad categories of Information Technology Worker Professions
Jobs Partnership, Inc.
15104 Spring Meadows Drive
Germantown MD 20874
Pastor Stephen E. Tucker
Assists churches in working together to train, mentor and assist unemployed and underemployed residents of DC to enter and succeed in the workplace.
2712 Ontario Road, NW
Washington DC 20009
Provides job training and placement for DC residents.
Kelinworth-Parkside Resident Management Corporation
4500 Quarles Street, NE
Washington DC 20019
Kimi O. Gray
Provides job training and placement, housing and support services.
5955 Joffa Place
Springfield, VA 22150
Donna P. Caudill
Linked Workforce addresses the shortage of skilled technical personnel. Through a
partnership between WALCOFF and Virginia Economic Bridge geographically distant
workers in Southwest Virginia and employers in Northern Virginia are linked via
telecommunications and allows work to happen seamlessly without the burden and expense
of travel and relocation.