Veteran Education Benefits for the National Guard and Reserve There are two basic ways to serve in uniform; commit to a full-time, active duty service commitment or choose part-time service as a member of the National Guard or Reserve. Those who choose the Guard or Reserve learn their military benefits–especially education benefits–aren’t as generous as…
For Veterans using the Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB), on October 1, 2021, your benefit payments are set to increase. Get the details.
In mid-March, the Guard and Reserve GI Bill Parity Act of 2021 was introduced, which would make it easier for National Guard and Reserve servicemembers to accumulate GI Bill benefits. Read how this new legislation may help and how it may impact education benefits for the Guard and Reserve.
There are Tuition Assistance (TA) programs for all 5 branches of the military. They differ slightly, each with their own service-specific criteria. There are also TA programs for the Army National Guard, Air National Guard, and some Reserves branches.
Tuition Assistance (TA) is an education program for the military. Eligible service members can receive up to 100% of the cost-per-credit hour paid for by the military.