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Whether you’re thinking about joining the Guard for the first time, transferring from another military branch or considering telling a student or loved one about the Guard, we have the information you need.Capt. Fontanez

Learn about your career options, educational benefits and retirement plans. Find out the requirements associated with your service option. Click on either link below and we’ll get you in touch with your local Kentucky National Guard Career Counseler!

If you’re interested in full-time employment with the Kentucky National Guard, please visit the below links:

1. Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Positions:

2. Federal Technician Positions, search “Kentucky National Guard”:

We are a winning and motivated team of fit, responsive, reliable and positive Soldiers focused on providing UNBRIDLED SERVICE to our Commonwealth. We will stand up when called to protect our freedom. We will not fail!

The Kentucky National Guard provides Unbridled Service to our Kentucky citizens and an opportunity to:

Serve your country, Commonwealth, and community; train, explore new cultures and countries; learn a trade; develop a work ethic; earn money for college; earn a retirement for part-time work; earn a monetary bonus; attend professional training; earn a GED; become a part-time recruiter; become a Warrant Officer; become a Commissioned Officer; attend Officer Candidate School; serve simultaneously in the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) and the Guard; become a National Guard recruiter; serve on Active Duty orders with the National Guard; develop leadership potential; and be a hero on call!

Call now to take advantage of the Kentucky Guard’s Unbridled Service!

You can text KYGUARD to 95577, call 1-800-GO-GUARD or click here to begin the process of joining America’s Team.