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ICAN Hosting Military Career Fair for High School Students

November 27, 2023

Students and Parents Explore Enlistment Options and Career Pathways

HIAWATHA, IOWA (November 27, 2023) — ICAN is excited to announce a unique opportunity for high school students to explore diverse career options in the military. The ICAN Military Career Fair is scheduled for November 29, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, at the Kirkwood Linn Regional Center in Hiawatha.

The Military Career Fair for High School Students is a groundbreaking initiative aimed at guiding young individuals toward promising and fulfilling careers in the military. This event will serve as a one-stop resource for students and their families to learn about the various paths available, from military academies to direct enlistment and ROTC programs. There is no cost to attend.

Event Details

Date: November 29, 2023

Time: 6 – 8 pm

Location: Kirkwood Linn Regional Center

Address: 1770 Boyson Road, Hiawatha

What to Expect:

  • Information Booths: Explore opportunities in military academies, direct enlistment, ROTC, and reserves.
  • Interactive Sessions: Engage with representatives to learn about educational benefits, career paths, and more.
  • Panel Discussions: Gain insights from current military personnel who started their journey through various paths.
  • Career Guidance: Receive guidance on choosing the right path based on individual interests and goals.

“The ICAN Military Information night is an invaluable opportunity for students to understand all the opportunities available to them to make fully informed decisions for their next phase of life. Students attending these events should walk away with an understanding how much power they have in determining their future, and how the military may enable them.” said Lieutenant Colonel William Kuebler, an active-duty Army officer and head of the Mighty Hawkeye Battalion ROTC Program.

Students of all ages and at all stages of the planning process are encouraged to attend and talk one-on-one with military academy and branch representatives about making the future opportunities available within the United State Military.

“ICAN is committed to empowering the next generation of leaders by providing them with the information and resources they need to make informed decisions about their future.” Said Brittania Morey, ICAN Vice President, Marketing and Communications. “The Military Career Fair is a testament to our dedication to supporting young individuals on their journey towards a successful and meaningful career by the exploration of all post-high school options.”

Registration for the Military Career Fair is free and open to all high school students and their families. To secure your spot and learn more about the event, please visit www.ICANsucceed.org/militaryfair.

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About ICAN

ICAN is a nonprofit, educational organization. ICAN is the College Access Network for Iowa, and a member of the National College Access Network (NCAN). ICAN has locations in Ankeny, Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids, Coralville, Council Bluffs, Davenport, Des Moines, and Sioux City, which provide programming and advising support to students and their families as they plan for education and training after high school. All ICAN programs and services are provided without charge. For more information about ICAN, call (877) 272-4692 or visit www.ICANsucceed.org.

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