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Are there any programs for veteran’s children that want to to to college?
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Are there any programs for veteran’s children that want to to to college? - John
The answer to your question depends on the status of the veteran.  A veteran that has not retired from active duty could transfer benefits from either the Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) or the Post 911 GI Bill.  The key to using [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ February 28th, 2011
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Can my medically discharged husband still transfer his GI Bill to Me?
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My husband served in the army from 1987 to 2009 and is now medically retired due to no circumstances of his own.  He has contributed to the MIGB and may not ever get to us it by 10 hrs. Will I be able to use his MIGB ?  Why aren’t soldier’s given all the [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, State Programs - Visitor @ November 29th, 2010
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Am I eligible for any money?
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My question is: My father was in the Army in Japan.  I am in college and my pell grant is running out.  Am I eligible to receive any money? - Christine S
The operative phrase in your question is “was in the Army.”  Your father most likely qualified for the Montgomery GI Bill.  This Gi Bill [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ November 22nd, 2010
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Can my daughter receive any assistance with her college education?
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I was in the Marine Corp and participated in Desert Storm. Can my daughter receive any assistance with her college tuition? - Salvador L
Salvador, thank you for your service during Desert Storm.  There is no assistance available to your daughter through the Montgomery Gi Bill.  There are two issues involved in making this statement.  They [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, State Programs - Visitor @ November 14th, 2010
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As the wife of a 100% disabled veteran am I entitled to educational benefits?
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I am the wife of a 100 % disabled veteran.  I would like to go to Wilton School of Cake Decorating and Confectionery Art in Darien, Illinois.  I would like to know if am entitled to educational benefit. I would also like to mention that I live in Puerto Rico does it cover for traveling [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), Military Education Benefits, Military Spouses (MyCAA / MSCAAP) - Visitor @ November 1st, 2010
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Are there any educational benefits for me as a dependent of a sailor?
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I am a 21 year old college student.  My father is in the United States Navy.  He is currently using his GI Bill.  I was informed I could still receive some type of benefits and or compensation since he has never paid child support.  Is this true? - Porsha D
There are at least three ways [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, State Programs - Visitor @ September 20th, 2010
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Can I use my husband’s MGIB Education Benefits?
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My husband is a 100% PT disabled veteran of the Army.  I have a good understanding of the Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA) benefits.  What I need is some information regarding transferring Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) benefits.  He was separated in 2004 and I know there is only ten years to use these benefits.  I also [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, State Programs - Bob Boone @ September 15th, 2010
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Are there any educational benefits for the children of a deceased veteran?
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My father was active duty Navy for over 12 years when he died from a heart attack.  This happened in 1998 when he was stationed at Norfolk, VA.  Are there any educational benefits for myself and my sister?  I am 21 year of age and currently enrolled in college.  My sister is 16 years old [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), Military Education Benefits, State Programs - Bob Boone @ September 2nd, 2010
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What is the monthly stipend for Chapter 35?
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What is the monthly stipend for Chapter 35 for a retired E-7 in Louisiana? - Carolyn L
Chapter 35 is the Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA). Rank does not affect the dollar amount of the benefit that a spouse or dependent is eligible to receive.
What does affect the amount of money is the type of program [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), Military Education Benefits, State Programs - Bob Boone @ August 17th, 2010
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If my Dad transfers his GI Bill to me can I still get married?
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If my Dad transfers his GI Bill to me can I still get married? Kenneth
The simple answer to your question is yes.  Single or married you can use the GI Bill Benefits that your father has transferred to you.  There are only two ways that this benefit would not be there for you.  The first [...]

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Filled Under: Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA), G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, State Programs - Visitor @ August 12th, 2010
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