SkillBridge Candidate FAQ

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For Servicemembers

What is SkillBridge?

Learn about the DoD SKillBridge program.
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Who is eligible for a Shift SkillBridge internship?

Learn who is eligible for Shift SkillBridge internships.
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What is the process for applying for a SkillBridge internship with one of Shift’s host companies?

Learn about the application process for a Shift SkillBridge internship.
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Does applying for a Shift SkillBridge internship guarantee me a match?

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Can Shift help me facilitate a SkillBridge internship if I already have an opportunity?

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Do I get paid during the Shift SkillBridge internship?

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Can I take transition leave with my Shift SkillBridge internship?

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Can Military service members receive gifts or travel benefits or similar perks while participating in a SkillBridge Program?

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Are SkillBridge opportunities limited to the installation where a service member is assigned or are service members able to participate in opportunities other than where they are assigned?

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Does the Unit/Command remain responsible for the service member while they participate in a SkillBridge Program?

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Can my Command limit or change how much time I’m allowed to take for a SkillBridge Program?

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Are there ethical conflicts of interest for members on active duty working with or accepting training from an industry partner or employer?

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Where can I go to learn more about SkillBridge?

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