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Other Veteran Benefits
Montgomery GI Bill
The Montgomery GI Bill® (MGIB) is available to those who enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces. There are two main programs:
- Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
For active duty members who enroll and pay $100 per month for 12 months and are then entitled to receive a monthly education benefit once they have completed a minimum service obligation.
- Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR)
For Reservists with a six-year obligation in the Selected Reserve who are actively drilling.
The Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA) program offers education and training opportunities to eligible dependents of Veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition or of Veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition.
REAP provides educational assistance to members of the Reserve components called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency declared by the President or Congress.
Gl Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.