Spouse/Dependent Educational Benefits

VA GI Bill® Comparison Tool

Select your Benefit:

Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance (DEA) (Chapter 35)

Transferred Post 9/11 GI Bill® Benefits (Chapter 33)

The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (Fry Scholarship)

Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program (USC 8013)

Military Spouse Career Accelerator Pilot (Military OneSource)

Other Possible Funding Options:

Financial Aid
Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA) – College Resources for Veterans and Active Military
Edith Nourse Rogers STEM Scholarship

Unsure of your benefit or have questions, please contact the VA:

888-GIBILL-1 (888-442-4551). Call between 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Central Time, Monday-Friday.

Ask VA is available worldwide 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


‘‘GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill."

Last Modified: 11/14/23