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The American Veteran: Veterans train for boxing in Brooklyn, the Forever GI Bill and stories of courage and sacrifice

In this episode, we take you to a Brooklyn boxing ring, discuss the new Forever GI Bill and share with you stories of courage and a final tribute.

By |April 20th, 2018|The American Veteran, Top Stories, Videos|Comments Off on The American Veteran: Veterans train for boxing in Brooklyn, the Forever GI Bill and stories of courage and sacrifice

VA releases data of educational organizations receiving GI Bill payments

The available data spans fiscal years 2009 to 2017, and includes key information such as names of institutions, states, countries, school classifications, number of enrolled beneficiaries, total amount paid to each institution by fiscal year and grand total money spent.

By |March 12th, 2018|Education|2 Comments

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live event on VA education benefit changes with the Forever GI Bill

VA and the National Military Family Association hosted the #ExploreVA Facebook Live event on VA education benefit changes.

By |February 28th, 2018|Education, ExploreVA|2 Comments

SVA, Clearinghouse release Post-9/11 GI Bill NVEST results

In a research project called the National Veteran Education Success Tracker (NVEST), Student Veterans of America (SVA) identified the many ways student Veterans using the Post-9/11 GI Bill are outperforming their peers based on success rates, degree-types, and graduation. NVEST is the only research study to review all records of Post-9/11 GI Bill students and quantify how that investment translates for America. It is a [...]

By |March 3rd, 2017|Benefits, Education, Guest Posts, Top Stories|5 Comments

GI Bill Comparison Tool breaking records, helping Veterans

“Imagine a government IT project that was built from scratch using internal digital services staff, has never been down and has been widely praised. That’s what the GI Bill Comparison Tool is."

By |February 9th, 2017|Benefits, Education, Top Stories, Vets Experience|3 Comments

Veterans and their family members using the GI Bill could be eligible for in state tuition

Starting July 1, resident-rate tuition and fees (section 702) will be offered to "covered individuals" in qualifying states/territories. Currently, 34 states and 3 territories comply with the law. A covered individual is defined in the Choice Act as: A Veteran who lives in the state where the Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) is located (regardless of his/her formal state of residence) and enrolls in the [...]

By |July 1st, 2015|Benefits, Education|5 Comments

How VA helps displaced students using the GI Bill

In late April, Corinthian Colleges (the parent company for Heald College, Everest College, WyoTech, and Everest College Phoenix) closed, discontinuing instruction at all of their branches. As a result, approximately 400 students using GI Bill benefits were placed into the difficult situation of finding new educational institutions at which to finish their studies. Thankfully, situations like the closure or suspension of a school are uncommon [...]

By |May 26th, 2015|Benefits, Education|Comments Off on How VA helps displaced students using the GI Bill
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