ERIC Number: ED198348
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun-19
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Incentives and the All-Volunteer Force. Hearing before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-Sixth Congress, Second Session on S. 2020, S. 2596 and Related Bills.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.
These congressional hearings contain testimony pertinent to S. 2020 (the proposed Armed Forces Earned Educational Assistance Act of 1980). (These bills would establish new programs of educational assistance benefits for those serving in the All-Volunteer Forces.) Testimony and written statements given by twenty-seven individuals and panels are included. The following organizations are among those represented at the hearings: The United States Senate; The Department of Defense; The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Manpower, Reserve Affairs, and Logistics; The Department of the Army; The Veteran's Administration; The Air Force Sergeants Association; The National Association for Unified Services; Northwestern University; The Non-Commissioned Officers Association; The American Veterans' Committee; The Fleet Reserve Association; The Veterans of Foreign Wars; The American Legion; and the Disabled American Veterans. Texts of S. 2020 and S. 2596 are provided. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Armed Forces, Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Hearings, Higher Education, Incentives, Military Personnel, Military Service, Motivation, Motivation Techniques, Needs Assessment, Policy Formation, Position Papers, Postsecondary Education, Public Policy, Recruitment, Veterans Education, Volunteers
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Veteran's Affairs.