Question Regarding Phase 2

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Question Regarding Phase 2

Postby PlentyOfWhales » Tue May 21, 2019 11:26 am

I was told today that my SF may not be able to hire me after I graduate due to no positions open. What happens in this situation? Am I released from the SMART program? Do I have to repay SMART back? Do they send me to anothet base that has an opening?
Thanks
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Re: Question Regarding Phase 2

Postby Congrats » Tue May 21, 2019 11:54 am

You'll either be assigned another SF, or they'll release you without any debt -.. congrats
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Re: Question Regarding Phase 2

Postby ky502 » Wed May 22, 2019 1:53 pm

According to the Handbook "Under rare circumstances, scholars must be willing to
relocate to and complete the internship periods and the service commitment with a new SF located
anywhere within the United States if re-assigned by the SMART Program." So yes there is a chance they will release you, but they can also place you anywhere
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