Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP)
Learn about this free recruiting resource for federal employers.
The Workforce Recruitment Program for College Students with Disabilities (WRP) is a free resource that connects federal agencies nationwide with qualified job candidates for temporary or permanent positions in a variety of fields. Applicants are highly motivated post-secondary students and recent graduates with disabilities who are eager to prove their abilities in the workforce.
Through the WRP, employers have:
- Access to candidates across the nation.
- Ability to source candidates who are veterans.
- Pre-screened job candidates.
- Flexibility in hiring for summer internships or permanent positions.
Federal employers may search for WRP candidates using www.WRP.gov. Watch a video to learn more.
Private sector employers interested in utilizing WRP can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
It is important to note that when considering WRP students for internships or permanent positions, employers should conduct the application and interview process according to their usual recruitment, hiring and on-boarding procedures. There is no post-employment support provided to the employer or the employee.
The following resources can assist employers in preparing to use the WRP.