ERIC Number: ED496382
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Dec
Summary of Benefits under the Educational Assistance Test Program Section 901 of Public Law 96-342. Revised
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Section 901 is an Educational Assistance Test Program created by the Department of Defense Authorization Act of 1981 (Public Law 96-342) to individuals who entered on active duty after September 30, 1980, and before October 1, 1981 (or before October 1, 1982, if entry was under a delayed enlistment contract signed between September 30, 1980, and October 1, 1981). The title "Section 901" identifies the part of Public Law 96-342 that provided for this education benefit. This pamphlet is a summary of the benefits available under this program.
Descriptors: Educational Legislation, Federal Legislation, Military Personnel, Veterans Education, Federal Aid, Student Financial Aid, Postsecondary Education, Veterans, Program Descriptions, Eligibility, Public Agencies, Dependents
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. 810 Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20420. Tel: 202-273-4800; Web site: http://www.va.gov
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: Adult Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC.