The general checklist below is a basic guide to help veterans and dependants through the steps necessary to attend college usine VA educational benefits. Some steps may not apply to every individual. The Certificate Of Eligibility (COE) mainly applies to those individuals who are using the Post 9-11 GI Bill.
The VONAPP (Veterans Online Application) website in an official U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) website that enables service memebers, veterans, and their beneficiaries, and other designated individuals to apply for educational benefits using the internet.
The Post-9/11 Yellow Ribbon program is an agreement between the VA and a participating institution. This program helps out of state students cover the difference between out of state costs and in state costs. Only veterans entitled to the maximum benefit rate (based on service requirements) or their designated transferees may receive this funding. Active duty servicemembers and their spouses are not eligible for this program (child transferees of active duty servicemembers may be eligible if the servicemember is qualified at the 100% rate).
The Montana Honorable Discharged Veteran Tuition Waiver eliminates tuition costs charged to a qualifying student. It does not, however, waive any other charges.
To qualify for the Montana Honorable Discharged Veteran Tuition Waiver, you must meet all of the following:
The form below lists different scholarships available to veterans and/or dependants and relevant contact information.
Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. At the office of Federal Student Aid, 1,200 employees help make college education possible for every dedicated mind by providing more than $150 billion in federal grants, loans, and work-study funds each year to more than 15 million students paying for college or career school.
Tutorial assistance helps the student pay for necessary tutoring and is a supplement to the student’s regular education benefit. Tutorial assistance is available if you are receiving VA educational assistance at the half-time or greater rate and have a deficiency in a subject making tutoring necessary.