The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced the launch of the 2014 Secretary’s Honors Program (SHP) Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative for college students. Through the program, more than 100 unpaid student volunteer assignments will be available to support DHS’ cyber mission at local DHS field offices in over 60 locations across the country.
“Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career?” Yep, that and the no pay will draw the best and brightest they say they’re looking for.
Say, I wonder if the NSA also uses unpaid interns for a lot of their technical and analytical expertise? That might explain why, despite all their unwarranted (both meanings intended) surveillance on American citizens, the NSA snooping has stopped no terror attacks.