Analysis of Veterans Florida’s Workforce Training Grant and Entrepreneurship Programs


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policies and Programs

~~Preference in Employment, Career Training, and Contracting
"With some exceptions, Florida Veterans, their dependents and survivors receive preference in state and local government employment and retention. This includes disabled veterans and their spouses; the un-remarried spouse of a veteran who dies of a service-connected disability; the spouse of persons missing in action or forcibly detained or interned in the line of duty by a foreign government or power; the mother, father, legal guardian, or un-remarried widow or widower of a servicemember who died in the line of duty under combat-related conditions;  both wartime and non-wartime veterans; and current members of any reserve component of the United States Armed Forces or the Florida National Guard.”

  • Other
  • Florida Office of Economic and Demographic Research
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