• 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.

  • Continue reading Resources to support you throughout your GI Bill journey

    February 8, 2021

    While there are many resources to support those managing the impacts of COVID-19, we narrowed a few down to create a COVID-19 fact sheet with GI Bill students in mind. You can see the COVID-19 resources described below and find them listed in our COVID-19 Fact Sheet.

  • Continue reading What we learned from analyzing GIBill’s social media data

    January 21, 2021

    To learn more about COVID-19’s impact on GI Bill trends, VA analyzed social media data. The results help inform VA's communications on future programs.

  • Continue reading What are podcasts?

    December 8, 2020

    Podcasts are taking the entertainment world by storm. Podcasts are streamable and downloadable audio entertainment, easy for on-the-go listening. Simply put, they are internet radio shows on demand.

  • Continue reading VET TEC pilot program helps Veterans improve IT skills

    November 9, 2020

    Veterans Employment Through Technology Education Courses (VET TEC) is a five-year, $75 million pilot program that helps Veterans improve their IT skills through courses offered by industry-leading training providers, both in-person and virtual.

  • Continue reading These 4 social media tips will help you land a VA career

    October 23, 2020

    Social media can help job seekers network with VA recruiters, research company culture and connect with other job seekers.

  • Continue reading Virtual Learning Guide offers support to Veteran and VA workforce families

    October 16, 2020

    An on-line virtual learning guide has been developed to support Veterans and VA workforce families with PreK-12 students. The guide’s supportive materials and projects lighten the load for parents who are double tasking with new home schooling responsibilities.

  • Continue reading New guide series provides GI Bill benefits information

    August 17, 2020

    Veterans can learn more about GI Bill benefits they've earned through a new three-part series just released. The series, “Building Your Future with the GI Bill," coincides with the third anniversary of the Colmery Act, signed into law Aug. 17, 2017.

  • Continue reading Veterans gain job experience through VA partner program

    March 24, 2020

    Eligible Veterans with a service-connected disability looking to gain job experience can apply for positions through the VA Non-Paid Work Experience Program, or NPWE.

  • Continue reading Veterans’ GI Bill benefits to continue during COVID-19 pandemic

    March 23, 2020

    Student Veterans will continue to receive their GI Bill benefits under S. 3503, which President Trump signed into law March 21.

  • Continue reading Army Veteran uses VR&E to attend NASA Scholars Program

    November 29, 2019

    Army Veteran Jason Brown used VA's VR&E to attend NASA's Aerospace Scholars program.

  • Continue reading Veterans can learn about wealth building, investment fraud

    November 25, 2019

    Investment fraud comes in many shapes and sizes and unfortunately these fraudsters sometimes target Veterans. The director of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Office of Investor Education and Advocacy, Lori Schock, talked about these topics in a special extended edition of VA News. In the interview, Schock discussed important first steps that Veterans should take to build wealth over time, ways Veterans can minimize the risk of investing and details signs to look for in case an investment is really a scam.