Educational Assistance Allowance for trainees under the Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 35 of title 38, U.S.C.). The following basic monthly rates are effective October 1, 2018.
|Training Time||Monthly rate|
|less than ½ time and more than ¼ time||$710.00 *|
|¼ time or less||$306.00 *|
Correspondence - Entitlement charged at the rate of one month for each $1,224.00 paid.
* Tuition and Fees ONLY. Payment cannot exceed the listed amount.
|Training Period||Monthly rate|
|Accelerated Charges - Cost of Tuition and Fees in Excess of...||$322.00|
|Entitlement Reduced 1 day for Each||$40.80
(1/30th of fulltime rate)
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Last updated March 5, 2019