Verification of PostSecondary Education
Promotions and duty assignments are based in part on Soldiers' educational levels to determine if they are prepared for the next level of responsibility. The intent of this SOP is to ensure educational records are properly submitted, verified, and certified. This allows the transcript to be properly recorded as an official transcript, once it is transmitted to iPERMS.
Army Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA) and Army Credentialing Assistance (CA)
For eligible Army National Guard Soldiers attending an accredited post-secondary institution who wish to request Army FTA funds to pay for one or more courses.
Eligibility and Applying for Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR) (Chapter 1606) and Kicker
The Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR) (Chapter 1606) is an educational program that provides up to 36 months of education benefit to members of the Selected Reserve. This SOP does not refer to other chapters (1607, 30, 33) of the GI Bill.
Service Cancelable Loan (SCL) or Georgia Guard Service Scholarship (GNG SCL)
For eligable Army National Guard Soldiers attending a Georgia Public or Private accredited post-secondary institution who wish to use the Service Cancelable Loan.
Eligibility and Applying for Chapter 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill and Transfer of Benefit (TEB) to Eligible Dependents
The Chapter 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill is an education program that provides up to 36 months of education benefit for service members who served on active duty after September 11th, 2001. Eligible Soldiers are able to recieve additional monthly payments if they have the Kicker Incentive. This chapter of the GI Bill can be shared with family members through the TEB process.