Iowa's Partnership with SkillBridge

Recruiting Service Members into Successful Iowa Careers

Iowa is now a third-party administrator for the Defense Dept.'s SkillBridge Program and is working to expand its impact.

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How SkillBridge Can Help Employers

IWD recently held a virtual lunch & learn to talk about how SkillBridge can support Iowa employers. Watch a recap here.

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Contact Us About SkillBridge

Whether you're an employer looking to start the program or a transitioning service member, IWD is here to help.

Veterans and SkillBridge Statistics


Number of Iowa Employers Offering SkillBridge Programs (and counting)


Estimated number of Veterans in Iowa