Books about Military Scholarships and
Financial Aid for Veterans
- Don M. Betterton,
How the Military Will Help You Pay for College: The
high school student's guide to ROTC, the academies,
and special programs,
2nd edition, Peterson's Guides, Princeton, New Jersey, 1990.
ISBN 0-87866-996-5 ($9.95). 184 pages. To order a copy, call
1-800-EDU-DATA (1-800-338-3282) x660 or
1-609-243-9111 x660 (x462 for
Spanish), fax 1-609-243-9150, write to Peterson's Guides,
PO Box 2123, Princeton, NJ 08543-2123, or send email
- Dependents Education, Educational Scholarships,
Loans, and Financial Aids,
U.S. Army Personnel Command, Alexandria, Virginia, 1994.
DA Pamphlet 352-2. Guide available free to Army personnel
(active duty, retired, or deceased) and their dependents
about educational financial assistance for their
dependents. To get a copy, call 1-703-325-9800 or
write to US Army Personnel Command, Attn: TAPC-PDE,
2461 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22331-0472.
- Federal Benefits for Veterans and Dependents,
US Department of Veterans Affairs, 2002. Stock Number
051-000-00225-3. 114 pages. VA Pamphlet 80-02-1. Includes information
about educational and training benefits available to veterans and
their dependents. Available for free from VA hospitals and regional
offices. To request a copy, visit your nearest VA facility, call
1-800-827-1000 or write to Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public
Affairs (80D), 810 Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20420.
It is also available for download free in
from the VA's web site and in HTML format
Consumer Information Center (CIC).
The publication can also be purchased for $5.00 ($6.25, international
customers) from the US Government Printing Office, Superintendent of
Documents, PO Box 371954, Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7954.
- Need a Lift?,
45th edition, The American Legion, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1996.
$3.00. 128 pages. Covers scholarships, fellowships
and loans for undergraduate and graduate students.
Special coverage of federal programs and programs
for veterans and their dependents. Extensive
annotated bibliography. Revised annually. To order a
copy, send a $3 check or money order to Need a Lift?,
The American Legion, National Emblem Sales, PO Box
1050, Indianapolis, IN 46206.
For more information, call 1-317-630-1251 or
1-800-4-LEGION, or fax 1-317-630-1381.
- Gail Ann Schlacter and David R. Weber,
Financial Aid for Veterans, Military Personnel and
Their Dependents, 1996-1998,
Reference Service Press, San Carlos, California, 1996.
ISBN 0-918276-37-3 hardcover ($39.50 plus $4.50
p&h). 321 pages.
Covers more than 600 domestic
and international fellowships for
pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students who are
either veterans, military personnel, or their
dependents. To order a copy, call 1-415-594-0743, fax
1-415-594-0411, or write to Reference Service Press,
1100 Industrial Road, Suite 9, San Carlos, CA