The following screenshots are to guide veterans on how to apply for their educational benefits.
Find A School
Research the school before making a decision.
Do they have a certifying official?
Are they certified military friendly?
Do they offer scholarships for veterans?
Do they have an SVA chapter or other veterans group?
Apply for FAFSA
Most schools require you to apply for FAFSA beforehand. This gives you an opportunity to get scholarships from the school. You will need your tax info and a list of schools you are interested in. You need to renew it every year, so save your pin you get at the end.
Get YOUR Education Benefits
Apply for your VA benefits before applying to your school. They might take long, so might as well wait while you wait to hear from your school. Check out this VA site that gives you all methods of applying.
Make an account on eBenefits. This will be your go to site. Bookmark this page. The following is what you will see on the site.
If you need more help, call the number below.
Contact Your Local VA
If you need further assistance, contact your local VA office. The VA is divided into districts. Find your nearest location here.