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Education and Training

Montgomery GI Bill-SR (Chapter 1606) Increased Educational Benefit



Educational Assistance Allowance for trainees under the Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (Ch. 1606 of Title 10, U.S.C.). The following basic monthly rates are effective October 1, 2017.

Institutional Training
Training TimeMonthly rate
Full time $375.00
3/4 time $281.00
1/2 time $187.00
Less than 1/2 time $93.75


Apprenticeship and On-the-Job Training  
Training PeriodMonthly rate
First six months of training $281.25
Second six months of training $206.25
Remaining pursuit of training $131.25

Correspondence and Flight - Entitlement charged at the rate of one month for each $375.00 paid.

Cooperative - $375.00

Correspondence Payments - 55% of the approved charges

Flight Payments - 60% of the approved charges

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