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Are their any college benefits for my children?
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I was in the United States Army Reserve (USAR)  from 1984-89.  Are their any college benefits for my children? - Patricio L
Sorry to say that based on the information provided in your question the possible benefits available to your children from your dates of service are very limited.  There is nothing available through any of [...]

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Filled Under: Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ March 2nd, 2011
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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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Is my son eligible for the unused amount of my GI Bill?
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I served in the Army from 1976-1979.   I did not use all my GI bill.  Is my son eligible for the unused amount?  Thank you - Nick M.
Nick, for your period of service you qualified to use the Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB).  It is good that you did use some of MGIB benefits for your own [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ February 1st, 2011
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We are in need of high school tuition assistance for our daughter. Is there anything available?
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My husband is retired from USAF after 18 yrs of service.  He served in Desert Storm and is not disabled.   We are in need of high school tuition assistance for our daughter.  Is there anything available? - Debbie M
This is an interesting question as you are asking for high school tuition assistance.  This is [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ January 31st, 2011
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Is my spouse eligible for educational benefits?
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Is my spouse eligible for educational benefits?  I am a retired Veteran.  Mark D
Mark on the front end of this article you deserve a big thank you for your service.  It is unclear when you retired from the service.  For your wife to be eligible for any of the numerous variations of the GI Bill [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, Military Spouses (MyCAA / MSCAAP), State Programs - Visitor @ January 26th, 2011
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Is my daughter eligible for any grants?
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My father was in Korea.  Is my daughter eligible for any grants?  How do I find out?  Thanks for your help. - Julie H
Given the time frame that your father served would have made him eligible for the Montgomery GI Bill that was started for returning service members right after WWII.  This was seen as a [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ January 20th, 2011
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Can I use the Post 911 GI Bill for all three of my daughters?
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I have three daughters and my two oldest are taking advantage of the post 9/11 GI Bill right now. I have a third daughter who will fall short and will not receive any of the GI bill that my oldest two are currently using. Is there a way to restart the GI Bill and to [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, State Programs - Bob Boone @ January 18th, 2011
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Can my GI Bill Benefits be transferred to my Granddaughter?
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I have some unused GI Bill benefits.  I served back in the 1970s.  Can these benefits be transferred to my Granddaughter? - Gary D
There are at least three components that factor into the answer for this question.  They are:

the length of time that you have to use GI Bill benefits,
when a transfer of these benefits [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Bob Boone @ January 4th, 2011
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Can my Post 911 educational benefits be transferred to my daughter?
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Can my Post 911 educational benefits be transferred to my daughter?  I have 24 years of service and I retired on 6/2004. - James L.
James, thank you for your 24 years of service.  As a retired service member you have up to 15 years from the time of your last discharge to use the Post [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, Post-9/11 G.I. Bill, State Programs - Visitor @ December 29th, 2010
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Are there still benefits available to me?
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I retired in 1993.  Are there still benefits available to me?  I do have 50% disability.  Blaine H.
With a retirement date of 1993 you were qualified for the Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty (MGIB-AD).  However, you have gone beyond the ten year use it or lose time limit attached to the educational benefits available [...]

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Filled Under: G.I. Bill, MGIB, Military Education Benefits, Military Scholarships, State Programs - Visitor @ December 27th, 2010
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