Listed below are the most widely used programs for federal and state education benefits. A brief overview of each program is provided. Students who wish to verify enrollment at ISU must follow these instructions.
- Post-9/11 GI Bill® (Chapter 33)
- Montgomery GI Bill® Active Duty (MGIB-AD/Chapter 30)
- Montgomery GI Bill® Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR/Chapter 1606)
- Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP/Chapter 1607)
- Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program (DEA/Chapter 35)
- Child of Veteran and Public Safety Officer Supplemental Grant Program
- Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Program (VRE/Chapter 31)
Other Benefits Programs:
- Transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits to Dependents (TEB): Service members enrolled in the Post-9/11 GI Bill® Program may be able to transfer unused educational benefits to their spouses or children.
- Tuition Assistance Top Up: Using Top-Up benefits may be an option for individuals who plan to use tuition assistance (TA) to complete a degree program while on active duty. Top-up can be helpful for just taking a few courses with TA while on active duty; then individuals can save most of their GI Bill benefits for after service to complete an education program.
Other Helpful Links
GI 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 www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Important: The information on this Web site is not intended to be a comprehensive guide for all benefits and eligibility requirements.
For complete guidelines, visit the following sites: Veterans Affairs or the Indiana Commission for Higher Education Division of Student Financial Aid.