Some veterans may be eligible to receive either 5 or 10 points added to their passing score on a pre-employment. Below are the types of veteran's preference granted by the State of Georgia. In order to receive credit for Veteran's Preference, you must submit copies of the appropriate documentation to the appropriate Hiring Agency HR Department.
Additional Veteran's Information: Please visit
Veterans' Employment & Training Service and
GI Bill to get more info.
Please note: Veteran's Preference cannot be awarded until copies of the appropriate documentation have been received. Also, copies of documentation may not be returned.
|The following types of preference are currently granted:
|Type (points given)
||DD214 showing dates of service and type of discharge
|VETERAN'S SURVIVING SPOUSE (10)
||DD214; marriage and death certificates
|DISABLED VETERAN (10)
||Certificate of service-connected disability of at least 10% from the V.A. dated within the last 6 months; DD214
|DISABLED VETERAN'S SPOUSE (10)
||Disabled veteran's documents dated within last 6 months; DD214; veteran must have 100% disability; marriage certificate