2016 Guide to Veterans Education Benefits
Continuing your education and career after military service can be an intimidating prospect. Choosing a school and getting all of your benefits requires you to weigh many factors including cost, distance, time, and of course – paperwork. All of these details can make the idea of getting your degree seem intimidating and many will wonder whether it’s worth the time. When you consider the generous benefits available to veterans, however, you’ll typically find that it’s worth your time to continue your education and finish that degree.
Understanding these benefits is the first step to getting started. This guide’s purpose is to help you take the correct steps to find and choose a school, then obtaining the financing and support you need for success. Understand how the GI Bill works (both Montgomery and Post-9/11). Discover the Yellow Ribbon Program and find grants and scholarships specifically for veterans. Learn about student groups and extra support for families, female, veterans, and disabled vets. Once you know your options, check out the BestSchools Honor Roll list to find the best schools for vets across the nation.