Learn how to:
● recognize your State Approving Agency
● request approval for education and training programs
● and more...
See our School Resources page.
VET TEC, a new pilot program offering training for high-tech careers to Veterans, is now taking applications from potential training providers.
See our webpage for more information.
Information about the School Certifying Officials (SCOs) Annual Training Requirements is now available to new and existing SCOs.
See our webpage to read more about the requirements and to take the online training.
Compare VA-approved institutions and review other information to choose the educational program that works best for you.
24 Days: First Time Applications
10 Days: Supplemental*
*A supplemental claim is a re-enrollment or other change that impacts your benefit.
You served with honor and you’re ready to further your education and skills. If you qualify, apply for VA education and training benefits online, in person, or request an application over the phone.
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February 20, 2020 3:00 PM
Join us on Thursday, February 27, at 11a EST or 1p EST to receive information related to Yellow Ribbon Agreement; Work Study; provide updates on Colmery; and a SCO Training Requirements refresher.
Please register by COB February 26. Registration will close when the maximum number of participants for the session is reached.
Audio Information: 1-800-767-1750
Participant Code: 44214#
January 31, 2020 1:00 PM
The slides for the January 29 VBA Education SCO/SAA Office Hours are now available.
December 23, 2019 2:45 PM
See our short Colmery MHA Scenarios Video that provides a narrated walkthrough of the MHA rate populations and different student scenarios that may occur due to the implementation of the DoD rates.
December 16, 2019 3:45 PM
The slides for the December 11 and December 12, 2019 SCO and SAA Office Hours are now available.
November 21, 2019 4:11 PM
The revised GI Bill Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA) Toolkit was designed with easy to understand messaging on new MHA changes for GI Bill students.
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