Veterans and Military Affairs News

  • ATTENTION ALABAMA RESERVE SOLDIERS

    Posted By: Veteran and Military Affairs, February 03, 2016
    Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Statutory Sunset Communications Plan.

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) has announced that the Chapter 1607 Reserve Educational Assistance (REAP) GI Bill will be sunset permanently. Due to Congressional mandate, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) can only grant REAP eligibility to those enrolled in school on November 24, 2015, or during their school's last term, quarter, or semester ending prior to that date. Select the link below to view the communications plan for the end of REAP.

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  • Tillman Scholarship Application Now Open

    Posted By: Veteran and Military Affairs, February 03, 2016
    We're excited to announce that the online application to join the 2016 Class of Tillman Scholars is now open. Eligible active-duty service members, veterans and spouses are invited to submit applications for the Tillman Scholars program from Tuesday, February 2 until Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 11:59pm PT.
    More Info Here: Click Here to Apply

  • Student Worker Applications Due!

    Posted By: Veteran and Military Affairs, January 22, 2016
    This application is for students receiving federal GI Bill Benefits ONLY! This DOES NOT include Alabama GI Bill.

    Applications are due January 25th at noon.

    All students are paid by VA. You must be able to work no less than 15 hours a week and no more than 25 hours a week. You are paid by the VA every 50 hours performed at a $7.25 an hour rate.

    Questions:vma@bama.ua.edu
    Applications: vets.ua.edu
    More Info Here: Apply Here

  • Dependent Scholarship Open!

    Posted By: Veteran and Military Affairs, January 21, 2016
    The 2016 Scholarships for Military Children Program will kick off on December 15, 2015 and close on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 1800. For more information about the application process and submission requirements see below.
    More Info Here: Apply Here

  • Veteran Scholarships Now Open

    Posted By: Veteran and Military Affairs, January 28, 2016
    The Student Veterans of America have scholarships open to veterans for 2016-2017.
    Deadline: April 4th, 2016