GI Bill Resources for Transitioning Veterans 2018-03-20T16:43:24+00:00

Trump Signs Forever Post 9/11 GI Bill

President Trump signed the Forever Post 9/11 GI Bill into law on Aug. 16, putting the final stamp on the most significant improvements to the Post-9/11 GI Bill since it launched in 2009.

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Combat Veteran and Robert Morris University President Chris Howard Shares What It Means to Be Military Friendly

When is the last time you had a conversation that changed you for the better? When was the last time you connected with a person willing to share of themselves, and what they shared made ...

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Forever GI Bill Marches Through Congress

The so-called Forever GI Bill, which would make significant changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill, is moving with startling speed through Congress. On Wednesday the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs approved the Harry W. Colmery ...

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6 Changes to the Post-9/11 GI Bill That Will Make You Want to Reenlist

If you’re a recent veteran, Congress is working on improvements to the Post-9/11 GI Bill that might just make you want to reenlist. Dubbed the “Forever GI Bill” because it would erase the 15-year use-it-or-lose-it ...

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5 Tips for Making a Budget Work on the Post-9/11 GI Bill Stipend

Since its creation at the end of World War II, the GI Bill has allowed veterans to improve their post-military skills and earning potential by helping to pay for the costs of a college education. ...

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How to Actually Survive Off Your GI Bill

The career vs. school struggle we go through when getting out of the military is no big secret. Sure, everyone knows the Post-9/11 GI Bill will pay for your school. But when you’re in class ...

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Revisited: Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits

If you have at least 90 days of aggregate active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a ...

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GI Bill Apprenticeship Program Provides Stipend for On-The-Job Training

The GI Bill has enabled millions of veterans to attain vital career skills by funding the higher education and hands-on training to succeed in the civilian workforce. Since 2009, the VA has offered Post-9/11 GI Bill ...

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Post-9/11 GI Bill Changes and What They Mean for Your Family

In case you have missed the current storm brewing over veteran benefits, let’s bring you up to speed. The House of Representatives voted in February to be allowed to adjust some of the Post-9/11 GI ...

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Revisited: Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits

If you have at least 90 days of aggregate active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a ...

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Looking for the 2016 Post-9/11 BAH Rate? We Break it All Down.

2016 Post-9/11 BAH Rate For the purposes of determining your BAH rate, you are considered to be an E-5 with dependents stationed in the same ZIP code as your school. This means you can either ...

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GI Bill Apprenticeship Program Provides Stipend for On-The-Job Training

The GI Bill has enabled millions of veterans to attain vital career skills by funding the higher education and hands-on training to succeed in the civilian workforce. Since 2009, the VA has offered Post-9/11 GI Bill ...

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Post-9/11 GI Bill Changes and What They Mean for Your Family

In case you have missed the current storm brewing over veteran benefits, let’s bring you up to speed. The House of Representatives voted in February to be allowed to adjust some of the Post-9/11 GI ...

Read More

Revisited: Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits

If you have at least 90 days of aggregate active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a ...

Read More

Looking for the 2016 Post-9/11 BAH Rate? We Break it All Down.

2016 Post-9/11 BAH Rate For the purposes of determining your BAH rate, you are considered to be an E-5 with dependents stationed in the same ZIP code as your school. This means you can either ...

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Proposal Would Extend GI Bill for Student Veterans Pursuing STEM Degrees

A bill introduced in Congress this week would give student veterans using the Post-9/11 GI Bill an extra nine months of benefits if they pursue a degree in a STEM field – science, technology, engineering ...

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The Post 9-11 GI Bill: How Generous is it?

The glorious Post 9-11 GI Bill: To its credit, it has helped over a million veterans pursue their passions with more than $30 billion of financial aid. But just how generous is the bill? How ...

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The Difference Between the Post 9-11 GI Bill and Montgomery GI Bill

Do you want to compare the difference Between the Post 9-11 GI Bill and Montgomery GI Bill? Before choosing which benefit is right for you, be sure to understand the difference between the Post 9-11 ...

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