ERIC Number: ED496385
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan
Dependents' Educational Assistance Program (DEA), Chapter 25 of Title 38, U.S. Code
US Department of Veterans Affairs
This pamphlet provides a general description of the Dependents' Educational Assistance program, or DEA (chapter 35 of title 38, U. S. Code). The DEA program provides education and training opportunities to eligible dependents and survivors of certain veterans. It covers the main questions prospective participants may have about DEA benefits, including eligibility rules, types of training available under DEA, how the program works, payment rates, how to apply, how participants receive payments, what participants need to know during their training, and where they can go for more help.
Descriptors: Dependents, Educational Opportunities, Child Care, Inservice Teacher Education, Pamphlets, Eligibility, Veterans
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: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC.