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Information for Job Seekers with Disabilities
Job seekers with intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities may be eligible to apply for non-competitive appointment under the Schedule A authority. If this does not apply to you, please return to NASAJOBS for information about other employment opportunities.
What is the Schedule A Authority?
Am I eligible for appointment under Schedule A?
If you wish to be considered for appointment under the Schedule A authority, you must provide proof that you are an individual with an intellectual disability, a severe physical disability, or a psychiatric disability. This proof must be provided to the agency before you can be hired. Acceptable proof is appropriate documentation (e.g. records, statements, or other appropriate information) issued by:
How do I apply for appointment under the Schedule A authority at NASA?
NASA vacancies are posted on USAJOBS at http://www.usajobs.gov. You may apply to NASA vacancy announcements open to U.S. citizens. You may also apply to NASA vacancy announcements which are open to individuals eligible for non-competitive appointment under special authorities.
Where can I get more information about Federal employment of people with disabilities?
You may also contact a NASA Selective Placement Program Coordinator. For a list of NASA Selective Placement Program Coordinators, go to: Selective Placement Program Coordinators.