86.8 F
Cruz Bay
Sunday, July 21, 2024


July 22, 2002 – Applications are due by Aug. 5, 2002, for the Foreign Service Written Examination to be held Sept. 21. Registration can be completed online.
Foreign Service officers serve as front-line personnel in the U.S. embassies, consulates, and diplomatic missions, said a release from the office of Delegate to Congress Donna M. Christensen. "Officers advocate American foreign policy, protect American citizens, and promote American business interest throughout the world. They are devoted to strengthening peace, stability, and prosperity."
Eligible applicants must be between ages 20 and 59, a citizen of the United States, and available for worldwide assignment, including assignments in Washington, D.C.
Online registration should be completed at www.careers.state.gov
Applications may also be obtained from the Virgin Islands offices of Delegate Christensen. The St. Thomas Congressional office is located in Nisky Center and the telephone number is 774-4408. The St. Croix office is located in the Sunny Isle Shopping Center and the telephone number is 778-5900.
Publisher's note : Like the St. Thomas Source now? Find out how you can love us twice as much — and show your support for the islands' free and independent news voice … click here.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.

Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.