Post 9-11

GI Bill

Dependent (Child/Spouse)

 

CH 33 Entitlement Transfer

CH 33 Frye Scholarship

CH 35 Dependent Education Assistance

Eligibility Summary

 

Details are available at www.gibill.va.gov.

Parent/Guardian or Spouse eligible for CH 33 and currently serving in active duty or Reserves who transfers entitlement to child or spouse. 

Children of an active duty member of the Armed Forces who has died in the line of duty (after 9/10/2001).

Spouse or child of a Veteran who died or is permanently & totally disabled as the result of a service-connected disability. (Other eligibility categories available; see www.gibill.va.gov for details.)

Maximum Award

 

Up to 36 Months (Service member can only transfer he/she has remaining entitlement. Additional service commitment may be required.)

36 Months

45 Months

Benefit Summary

All monthly payments are paid on a lag schedule on the 1st day of the month.

 

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Entitled % of:

BAH: Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

Book Stipend: Paid to student no sooner than 2 weeks from 1st day of class.

Tuition & Fees: Paid directly to the Institution.

Entitled at 100% of:

BAH: Monthly stipend paid directly to benefit recipient.

Book Stipend: Paid to student no sooner than 2 weeks from 1st day of class.

Tuition & Fees: Paid directly to the Institution.

Monthly stipend paid directly to student.

Benefit Expiration

Generally 15 years from last day of active duty.

Eligible up to age of 33.

Spouse: 10 years after Veteran found eligible.

Child: Eligible between the ages of 18-26.

Application Form Number

22-1990e

Service member must submit transfer through MilConnect.

22-5490

22-5490

Required for Application

Service member’s SSN and/or VA File Number

Veteran’s SSN and/or VA File Number

Veteran’s SSN and/or VA File Number

 

Please continue reviewing the GI Bill website www.gibill.va.gov for the most current information regarding the New GI Bill. We will update our website as we are given more accurate information.