There are thousands of links to transition support services, but here are some key links in Maine that we find most helpful:
Why is Maine a Good Place for Veterans?
- Veterans and Active Duty – Come to Maine | Live and Work in Maine
- Special Offer- For Airbnb vouchers to help out-of-state military members with job search and house hunting and to find out about host opportunities, Contact Us
- For Information about becoming an Airbnb Host Airbnb Hosting Information
Employment Opportunities (check out these great Maine jobs resources)
- Live + Work in Maine
- Maine Job’s Link
- Check out these job links to great Maine Companies and Boots2Roots 5 Star Partners who are eager to hire former military talent
- Nonprofit employment opportunities
Where to Live
- Maine Upward Bound – A great resource if you want to pursue higher education in Maine.
- Northeastern University’s Roux Institute, located in Portland, Maine, offers generous scholarships – a guaranteed 20% off tuition costs (plus the potential for more) before the use of GI Bill funds – to bring your graduate degree or certificate within reach. Deepen your expertise in fields like analytics, computer science, cybersecurity, biotech, and more, while gaining access to paid co-ops with leading Maine-based employers. Complete the form on the Roux Institute website today to learn your potential scholarship. Reach out to Laura Becker, Director of Enrollment, at L.Becker@northeastern.edu to learn more!
- Certified Manufacturing Associate- certification
- The Landing School – A great opportunity to become part of Maine’s shipbuilding legacy. Become certified in marine related composites, woodworking, ship systems and yacht design. Courses are GI Bill compatible and virtually guarantee employment in one of Maine’s many specialty ship builders or boat yards with great pay. We’ve had other Teammates utilize this program with success.