USPHS Commissioned Corps is now accepting applications for both JRCOSTEPs and SRCOSTEPs
The USPHS Commissioned Corps is now accepting applications for both JRCOSTEPs and
*** Please note that the Open Enrollment date has been moved up for 2020 placement ***
Open enrollment began on June 3, 2019 and will end on July 3, 2019. The application will be available to students during this time period, with applications to be postmarked to CCHQ by August 3, 2019.
JRCOSTEP assignments usually range from 31-120 days and take place during official school breaks, typically during the summer months.
SRCOSTEP assignments take place during the student's final year of school. SRCOSTEPs become Commissioned Officers in whichever USPHS agency sponsors them immediately after graduation, and have a service obligation equal to twice the time sponsored.
Interested students should follow the links below and contact the Commissioned Corps Recruitment Call Center to complete preliminary screening at 1.888.225.3302.
JRCOSTEP - https://www.usphs.gov/apply/jrcostep.aspx & https://usphs.gov/student/jrcostep.aspx
SRCOSTEP - https://www.usphs.gov/apply/srcostep.aspx
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