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Grade: 04

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1 Will you graduate from your current program before you are able to complete 400 work hours as a GAO Fall intern? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Choose the answer that BEST describes your education as it relates to the basic eligibility requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • By the start of the internship, I will have successfully completed two full academic years of post-high school education, or have an associate‚Äôs degree, AND be enrolled in an academic program leading towards a Bachelor's degree in accounting or auditing.
  • I do not meet the above educational requirements described above.
3 By the start of the internship, I will have at least 12 semester hours or 18 quarter hours in accounting or auditing which may include 6 credit hours in business law. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Please provide the anticipated date (month & year) of degree completion for the academic program that you will be active in during your fall internship. Please do not provide graduation dates for degrees that are, or will be, completed before the start of the fall internship. Maximum length of 200 characters. Answer to this question is required
5 What is the name of the Educational Institution where you received your qualifying academic status for this position Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 For which GAO geographic location are you applying?  (You may only select one location) Answer to this question is required
  • Washington, DC
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Seattle, WA
  • Denver, CO
  • Dallas, TX
The following question requires you to write a brief essay (2,000 characters or less, including spaces). Please be sure to address all three knowledge, skills, and abilities (analytical skills, the ability to clearly and effectively convey information in writing, and the ability to conduct research). A detailed definition of each knowledge, skill, and/or ability is provided in the question. The information you provide in your essay must be supported by information in your resume.
7 To what extent do you possess each of the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs)? You can rely upon experience gained from school, volunteer work, military service, paid employment and/or professional/community/social organizations. (1) Knowledge of and experience with analytical concepts, principles, and practices (methods) that provides the ability to analyze and evaluate qualitative and quantitative data to make logical inferences and/or draw logical conclusions. 2) Ability to prepare written documents that effectively communicate information, some of which are complex, that are complete, organized, and grammatically correct. 3) Ability to learn new and complex material quickly in order to understand the issues and obtain relevant and sufficient information about the research problem/issue. Maximum length of 2000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 How did you first find out about this position? Your response will help us to focus on future recruitment efforts to reach talented applicants. Select the most appropriate response from below: Answer to this question is required
  • GAO website/intranet
  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • USAJOBS website (
  • College/University Career Placement Office
  • College Alumni
  • Friend or relative
  • Job/Career Fair
  • Other, please specify:
9 By responding to this question, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, you need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 I understand that if I do not submit all REQUIRED documents by the closing date, my application package will not be considered. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information in and attached to this application is true, correct, complete, and made in good faith. I understand that false or fraudulent information on or attached to this application may be grounds for not hiring me or firing me after I begin work, and may be punishable by fine or imprisonment. I understand that any information I give may be investigated. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No