The following is an overview of Chapter eligibility requirements. For full details, including payment amounts, duration of benefits, and length of service required, please visit The Department of Veterans Affairs GI bill website GI Bill Education and Training.
Chapter 30 | Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty
The Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty is for qualified Servicepersons who entered active duty service on or after June 30, 1985.
Chapter 31 | Vocational Rehabilitation
The Vocational Rehabilitation program is for qualified Servicepersons with service-connected disabilities.
Chapter 32 | Veterans Education Assistance Program (VEAP)
The Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP) is for qualified Servicepersons with continuous active duty between December 31, 1976 and June 1, 1985.
Chapter 33 | Post 9/11 GI Bill
The Post 9/11 GI Bill is for qualified Servicepersons with at least 90 days of active service after September 10th 2001 or 30 days continuous if discharged for disability. Student may be eligible for the Yellow Ribbon program
Chapter 33 | Post 9/11 GI Bill Transfer of Entitlement-Dependent
The Post 9/11 GI Bill-Transfer of Entitlement is for qualified Servicepersons with at least 90 days of active duty service after September 10, 2001 to transfer to their spouse or child (ren). Students may be eligible for the Yellow Ribbon Program
Chapter 35 | Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance
The Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance program is available to eligible spouses and children of a veteran who has died while on active duty or is permanently and totally disabled as a result of a service-related condition.
Chapter 1606 | Montgomery GI Bill-Selected Reserve
The Montgomery GI Bill-Selected Reserve is for qualified Servicepersons who have signed a six-year obligation to serve in the Selected Reserve signed after June 30, 1985.
Chapter 1607 | Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)
The Reserve Educational Assistance Program is for Reserve or National Guard personnel with qualifying periods of federal active-duty after September 1, 2001.