• Continue reading VR&E participant becomes children’s book author

    May 20, 2022

    A former Florida soldier and Veteran Readiness and Employment Service (VR&E) participant has turned the page, becoming an accomplished children’s book author.

  • Continue reading Resources help Veterans with education, employment opportunities

    May 13, 2022

    VA offers education and employment programs for Veterans interested in jump starting their college and career goals.

  • Continue reading Don’t do college alone, go as part of a “posse” of 10 Veterans

    April 29, 2022

    The Posse Foundation developed a program to prepare Veterans for the college experience. The Posse Veterans Program sends Veterans to [...]

  • Continue reading A spotlight on the Rogers STEM Scholarship during National Engineers Week

    February 21, 2022

    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.

  • Continue reading Celebrating skilled trade workers for Career and Technical Education Month

    February 1, 2022

    February is Career and Technical Education Month, VA’s Education Service wants to celebrate the importance of skilled trade workers by highlighting the alternative education paths that we offer our Veterans, service members and their beneficiaries.

  • Continue reading Veterans, active duty can take advantage of Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

    January 26, 2022

    Veterans and active duty service members can get one step closer to student loan forgiveness through the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.

  • Continue reading Post-9/11 students at VA Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) now required to verify enrollment monthly

    January 19, 2022

    Are you a Post-9/11 GI Bill® student who relies on your Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA) and/or kicker payments while enrolled in school? If so, are you aware of the new monthly Enrollment Verification requirement for the 2021-2022 school year?

  • Continue reading VA launches new Enrollment Verification requirement to protect GI Bill students

    September 14, 2021

    Monthly enrollment verification is now required for Post-9/11 GI Bill® beneficiaries. Read on to learn more.

  • Continue reading GI Bill: 77 years in the making

    June 22, 2021

    The GI Bill, which continues to provide Veteran education and training benefits, as well as loan guaranty services, celebrates its 77th anniversary.

  • Continue reading How to succeed in college or grad school #1: Outside the classroom

    June 3, 2021

    In this first of several guest blog posts, Harvard Extension School Instructor Cynthia A. Meyersburg, Ph.D., guides student Veterans on how to prepare for and succeed when returning to an academic school. This post examines what student Vets should do outside the classroom.

  • Continue reading 12 reasons to consider a VA career as a long-term care nurse

    April 30, 2021

    Working as a long-term care nurse at VA, you’ll help provide a home away from home for Veterans needing around-the-clock skilled nursing care.

  • Continue reading Borne the Battle #229: Air Force Veteran Jackson Henderson, Electrical Maintenance Technician

    February 15, 2021

    What is the Rockwell AAM program? Henderson details the available course opportunities within the program and offers advice to transitioning service members on how they can find employment opportunities through the program, emphasizing the importance of trade schools and their value.