New Applicants - Chapter 30
Chapter 30 – Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty Educational Assistance Program
VA Form 22-1990
This is your application for educational benefits. Before completing the form, please read fully the form's "Information and Instructions" pages. Also, please read each question carefully before answering it! It is extremely important that you answer questions accurately.
- Download VA Form 22-1990
The following clarification of some questions may be helpful:
Question 10 – Do not include any prior use of the military tuition assistance program when you consider your answer to this question.
Question 12c – Enter the name of your chosen TMCC program. Following this information, write any higher level of education you will be seeking in your chosen field, whether it is a certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's or doctorate level education.
Questions 17a through 17c – Need not be answered.
- Monthly Verification: In order to receive payment, you must notify the VA to verify your continued enrollment on the first day of each month. Go online or call 877-823-2378. You will receive payment approximately 7- 10 days later. Your VA File number is your Social Security Number.
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