To receive benefits under the Yellow Ribbon Program:
Military Tuition Assistance is a benefit paid to eligible members of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Each Service has its own criteria for eligibility, obligated service, application process and restrictions. The best place to start is by contacting your local education office. This money is usually paid directly to the College by the individual service. The following links provide important information on how to get started.
Army: Go Army Ed
Navy: Navy Tuition Assistance
Air Force: Air Force Portal
Marines: Marines Portal
Coast Guard: Coast Guard Education
Bryant & Stratton College is Non-LOI (Letter of Instruction) and does not upload your course schedule into GAE, you must contact your Education Services Officer (ESO) for detailed information and request approval by the ESO 7-to-14 days prior to the first day of class, depending on your education office requirements.
NYS Veteran Tuition Awards
Handouts and Forms
GovBenefits.gov: GovBenefits.gov is the official benefits website of the U.S. government, with information on over a thousand benefit and assistance programs. They include education grants and loans, health, housing, and other types of assistance. To obtain a tailored list of benefit programs for which you may be eligible, complete the free and confidential questionnaire on the GovBenefits.gov homepage. Or search for all programs by state, category, state, or federal agency by going to "Benefits".
Military Community Scholoarship and Financial Aid Explorer: This site helps military members and their families research scholarship and financial aid opportunities.