VA Chapter Benefits

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  • Chapter 30 Montgomery GI Bill® Active Duty
    For individuals who entered the military on or after July 1, 1985, had their basic military pay reduced by $100.00 per month for the first 12 months and have an honorable discharge.
  • Chapter 31 - Veteran Readiness and Employment
    Provides training and rehabilitation for veterans with a service-connected disability with a rating of at least 20%.
  • Chapter 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill®
    For individuals who served 90 aggregate days of active duty service on or after 09/11/01 and have an honorable discharge. Starting in 2009 active duty service members may be eligible to transfer their Post 9/11 GI Bill® entitlement to dependents and/or spouses. Under the Post 9/11 GI Bill® students may be eligible for the Yellow Ribbon Program.
  • John Fry Scholarship - Public Law 111-32, the Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship, amends the Post-9/11 GI Bill® (chapter 33) to include the children of service members who die in the line of duty after Sept. 10, 2001.
  • Chapter 35 Survivors/Dependents Education Assistance
    For dependents of a veteran who is 100% disabled or who has died from a service related injury or illness. A dependent may be a child under 26 or a surviving spouse.
  • Chapter 1606 Montgomery GI Bill® for Selective Reserves
    For persons who have enlisted, reenlisted or extended an enlistment in the Selective Reserve on or after July 1, 1985 and served for a period of not less than 6 years following the date of such action.
  • Hinson-Hazelwood Act - Baylor University is not a public institution and therefore is not eligible for participation in this Texas program. For more information about the Hazelwood Act please visit