Education Benefits for Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on August 4, 2017
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When your EAS is approaching, or you’ve been separated from the U.S. Armed Forces for some time and are considering your next step, it’s important to carefully review the educational and training benefits available to benefit your future. Whether you’re wanting to return to (or attend for the first time) a college classroom, or want Read More »

How Military Spouses Can Boost Their Careers with MyCAA Scholarships

Posted in Uncategorized on April 10, 2017
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Military spouses looking to advance their education or careers may be eligible for up to $4,000 in tuition assistance as part of the My Career Advancement Account (MyCAA). These funds are a part of the DOD’s Spouse Education and Career Opportunities and assist military spouses in pursuing licenses, certificates, certifications or associate degrees necessary to Read More »

How Colleges Are Supporting Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on March 20, 2017
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Certain groups of students in universities and colleges are sometimes categorized as “at risk,” meaning their chances of completing their degree are statistically lower due to factors in their lives and backgrounds. This, of course, does not mean that these students will not successfully graduate; it simply means that often face bigger hurdles in their  Read More »

What You Need to Know About the Montgomery GI Bill

Posted in Uncategorized on February 13, 2017
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Members of the U.S. Armed Forces have earned many benefits with their honorable service, and the chance to continue their education after completing their commitment is among the most beneficial. While there are stipulations and various options to consider, the main takeaway is a very large potential return on one’s investment. To participate in the Read More »

VeteranAid.org Announces 2016 Veterans Benefits Scholarship Winners

Posted in Uncategorized on January 30, 2017
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Three college students were selected for their innovative proposals to improve the lives of senior veterans and the benefits offered to them. VeteranAid.org today announced the winners of their first annual scholarship program for American students enrolled in an accredited two-year college or four-year university program. Of the nearly 100 students who applied from 78 different schools nationwide, only Read More »

Vets Helping Vets on Campus: PAVE Assists New Student Veterans

Posted in Uncategorized on October 10, 2016
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Put yourself for a moment in the shoes of a retired combat veteran who has decided to take advantage of the GI Bill to complete his or her college education. It’s been at least four or five years since you’ve been in a classroom setting, compared the two or three months that the other freshmen Read More »

6 Tips for Veterans Considering College

Posted in Uncategorized on June 29, 2016
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If you’re facing the transition back into the civilian world, or you know someone who is, you’ve probably been wondering if a college degree would be the right next step for you. It may be difficult to imagine sitting in a classroom after years on a battlefield, ship, or base, but the fact is that Read More »

Understanding Survivor and Dependent Education Benefits

Posted in Uncategorized on June 2, 2016
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When you lose a serviceman in the line of duty, many aspects of your life may take a back seat. Finances need to be reassessed and quality of life reviewed. Sadly, as a result of the income loss, many families must curb their spending to keep the family afloat. Often, education spending is one of Read More »

VeteranAid.org Announces Veterans Benefits Scholarship

Posted in Uncategorized on March 22, 2016
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VeteranAid.org Announces Veterans Benefits Scholarship; VeteranAid.org

Hot off the press, VeteranAid.org has announced its first scholarship program: "VeteranAid.org is pleased to announce its first scholarship program for advancement in higher education. The Veterans Benefits Scholarship will award three $2,000 scholarships to college students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year Read More »

Choosing the Right Veteran-Friendly University for You

Posted in Uncategorized on March 7, 2016
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Choosing the Right Veteran-Friendly University for You; VeteranAid.org

Now that you’ve honorably served, it’s time to explore the next chapter in your career, and for many, a degree from a university is the logical next step. Perhaps you were young when you joined the military, or you never thought of yourself as “college material.” The great news is that you now have numerous Read More »