If you happen to be one of the millions of veterans leaving the military for civilian life, you face a daunting challenge. You may have flown a gunship; you may have driven a tank; you may have commanded a unit…but how do you convince a corporate recruiter that this counts as management experience? Continue reading From Battalions to Business Degrees
Attention STEM scholars! The United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) has launched the Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship program for students training in high demand STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields. Continue reading Pursuing a STEM Degree = More Money on Your GI Bill
On June 6, 2020, The National WWII Museum will celebrate its 20th birthday and commemorate the 76th anniversary of D-Day.
To honor both events, the museum will be open to visitors, but to adhere to social distancing guidelines, they will hold all of the day’s activities online. Continue reading The National WWII Museum Turns 20 and Commemorates D-Day
With one semester ending and another school year approaching, many active and former military personnel might be considering how to best use their education benefits.
No matter what area of study you decide to pursue, going back to school can be difficult to manage, even if the benefits are extraordinary. Continue reading Tips for Military Veterans Going Back to School
Don’t think you can afford college? Think again. In addition to military tuition assistance and Department of Veterans Affairs education programs, numerous loans and opportunities are Continue reading Need Money for Higher Education?
Raytheon Company, in partnership with Student Veterans of America, is offering two U.S. Navy student veterans $10,000 each in scholarships under a new program Continue reading Raytheon establishes $20,000 SPY-6 scholarship for US Navy student veterans
The Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. Continue reading Stay in the know: The VA’s 2020 Yellow Ribbon Schools
Don’t waste one of the greatest benefits of military service: a college education. Use these tips to get started and to make the most of Continue reading Maximize Your Education Benefits
Jason Pryor of Elizabeth received the K-9, named Keen, as a gift from the Kean Office of Student Government. Continue reading Kean University Student-Veteran Receives K-9 Service Dog
President Donald J. Trump recently signed a presidential memorandum intended to streamline the process of erasing federal student loan debt for totally and permanently disabled veterans. Continue reading Some Disabled Vets to Get Automatic Student Loan Debt Forgiveness