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Federal Student Aid

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    Federal Student Aid
    The federal government offers several Financial Student Aid Programs. These programs offer you extremely low interest loans and...
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    When Should You File Your FAFSA?
    The short answer is … it depends. There are school deadlines, state deadlines, and a federal deadline. An easy rule of thumb t...
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    Top 5 FAFSA FAQs|
    Completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) is the first step in accessing the more than $150 billion avai...
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    Federal Student Aid Facts and Tips
    Michael Colson
    The cost of a college education can be a showstopper for many military members considering pursuit of a degree. But here are so...
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    Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant
    Beginning with the 2010–2011 academic year, students whose parent or guardian was a member of the US Armed Forces and died as a...


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Active Duty Education Benefits

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    Army Education Programs
    Like the other military branches, the Army offers its members great opportunities to get a college education. These programs ar...
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    Navy Education Programs
    The Navy has several Voluntary Education programs to help Sailors reach their education and career goals. The Naval Education a...
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    Air Force Education Programs
    Like the other military branches the Air Force offers its members great opportunities to get a college education. These program...
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    Marine Corps Education Programs
    The Marine Corps Lifelong Learning Programs Branch (MRV) at Headquarters Marine Corps is guided by DoD Directive 1322.8 to prov...
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    Coast Guard Education Programs
    Like the other military branches the Coast Guard offers its members great opportunities to get a college education. These progr...

Tuition Assistance

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    Army Tuition Assistance
    The Army offers Soldiers several programs to support their education goals including 100% Tuition Assistance for college course...
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    Navy Tuition Assistance
    The Navy Tuition Assistance program pays 100% of tuition and required fees charged by educational institutions for course enrol...
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    Air Force Tuition Assistance
    Air Force Tuition Assistance (TA) is an important quality of life program that provides 100% tuition and fees for courses taken...
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    Marine Corps Tuition Assistance
    Marine Corps Tuition Assistance (TA) offers financial assistance to service members who elect to pursue Off-Duty or Voluntary E...
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    Coast Guard Tuition Assistance
    Coast Guard Tuition Assistance assists eligible personnel in their professional development by providing funding for off-duty v...
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    Reserve Tuition Assistance
    Members of the Selective Reserves are eligible for tuition assistance. However each of the Armed Forces determines how to admin...
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