The DOE Scholars Program offers unique opportunities that introduce students or post-graduates to the agency’s mission and operations. The U.S. Department of Energy is committed to: Energy security Nuclear security Scientific discovery and innovation Environmental responsibility Management excellence Participants in the DOE Scholars Program gain a competitive edge as they apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of scientific research settings within the DOE complex. Appointments are available for a variety of disciplines at participating DOE facilities nationwide. The DOE Scholars Program presents you with the opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE at various stages in your education. DOE Scholars selected by the Federal Energy Management Program are given a Veteran’s Preference. Selected veterans will be placed at various federal agencies in Washington, D.C.