Veteran Education Benefits: Federal

Federal GI Bill® Education Benefits

GI Bill ® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

You may be asking: What benefits am I eligible for and if I am eligible for more than one, which would be the best one for me to use at this time? To answer these questions and get the best advice, please contact your County Veteran Service Officer. Your CVSO will assist you with determining which benefits you have earned as well as which ones would be most beneficial. They will also assist you with submitting your federal and state applications. (

Many education benefits are available to veterans, service members, and even spouses and family members. See below for links to information and application processes.

GI Bill Comparison Tool

Post 9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33)

Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (Chapter 30)

Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606)

Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance (Chapter 35)

Veteran Readiness & Employment Service (Chapter 31)