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  • NADL for Veterans on tribal land

VA makes it easier to buy a home on tribal land

By |May 24th, 2022|1 Comment

VA is focusing on improving the Native American Direct Loan (NADL) by increasing outreach to Native American tribes. VA Loan Guaranty Service strives to ensure consistent open communication to all Native Americans on tribal land to improve the overall experience for the more than 70,000 Native American and Pacific Islander Veterans eligible for the program.

  • rare respiratory cancers

VA will propose adding rare respiratory cancers to the presumed service-connected list

By |March 1st, 2022|37 Comments

On March 1, VA announced its intention of adding nine rare respiratory cancers to the list of presumed service-connected disabilities in relation to exposure to toxic chemicals in the air, water, or soil for Veterans who served any amount of time in the Southwest Asia theater of operations.

  • National Engineers Week

A spotlight on the Rogers STEM Scholarship during National Engineers Week

By |February 21st, 2022|Comments Off on A spotlight on the Rogers STEM Scholarship during National Engineers Week

National Engineers Week was first celebrated in 1951, dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing interest in careers in engineering and technology. This week, VA is celebrating engineers and engineering technicians and their positive contributions to the quality of life by promoting the importance of a technical education.