Several education benefits are available to military servicemen and women, Veterans, and their families. Opportunities range from financial assistance to counseling services to informative videos, all created to help military members and their families pursue higher education.

  • The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs actively uses social media to explain its education benefits and provide updates on new opportunities. You can find instructional videos on the VA YouTube Channel and helpful posts on the VA Benefits Twitter Page and the GI Bill Facebook Page.
  • This list of non-VA resources provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs includes plenty of links to additional organizations and programs that support the educational pursuits of Veterans and their families.
  • Massachusetts students and residents can visit the MA Department of Veterans’ Services website to find out education programs for Veterans, representatives at state schools, and funding opportunities.
  • The Federal Student Aid site provides information for military families on grants and scholarships, student loan benefits, and financial aid provided from national organizations.
  • U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Chris Blunt explains the differences between the various resources available to veterans our Education Benefits for Veterans webinar.

Many of the resources listed above, as well as additional opportunities, are found on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website. Visit the site for a comprehensive listing of benefits and services provided to military members and their families.