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Education and Training

Montgomery GI Bill-SR (Chapter 1606) Increased Educational Benefit



Educational Assistance Allowance for trainees under the Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (Ch. 1606 of Title 10, U.S.C.). The following basic monthly rates are effective October 1, 2015.

Institutional Training
Training TimeMonthly rate
Full time $368.00
3/4 time $275.00
1/2 time $183.00
Less than 1/2 time $92.00


Apprenticeship and On-the-Job Training  
Training PeriodMonthly rate
First six months of training $276.00
Second six months of training $202.40
Remaining pursuit of training $128.80

Correspondence and Flight - Entitlement charged at the rate of one month for each $368.00 paid.

Cooperative - $368.00

Correspondence Payments - 55% of the approved charges

Flight Payments - 60% of the approved charges

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