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Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Employer

The Michigan Veteran Affairs Agency recognized the MDOC in 2022 as a Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Employer, which is the highest level the MVAA awards. The MDOC is one of only 19 employers in the state to be recognized as a Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Employer.

As a Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Employer, the department has completed several initiatives including offering a veteran benefit package, differential pay, specific veteran onboarding program and retention program and much more. As a Gold-Level Veteran-Friendly Employer, the department now has access to more resources to help attract veteran talent. Resources include nationwide advertising, monthly meetings with other Gold-Level employers to discuss best practices and initiatives and qualifies all MDOC employees and their spouses and children with scholarship opportunities.

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