Minnesota GI Bill

  • Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs

    The Minnesota GI Bill program was established in 2007 to provide postsecondary educational assistance to eligible Minnesota veterans who served on or after Sept. 11, 2001. Full-time undergraduate or graduate students may be eligible to receive up to $1,000 per semester. Part-time students can receive up to $500 per semester.

    Eligibility requirements

    • You must be a Minnesota resident enrolled at a Minnesota institution and a:
      • Veteran who is serving or has served honorably in any branch of the United States armed forces at any time on or after Sept. 11, 2001, or;
      • Non-veteran who has served honorably for a total of five years or more cumulatively as a member of the Minnesota National Guard or any other active or reserve component of the United States Armed Forces, and any part of that service occurred on or after Sept. 11, 2001, or;
      • Surviving spouse or children of a person who has served in the military at any time on or after Sept. 11, 2001, and who has died or has a total and permanent disability as a direct result of that military service.
       

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