Veterans Education Benefits - How to Apply

New Applicants

New applicant refers to those who have not utilized VA education benefits. Click on the following links to view the VA requirements.

Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty, Chapter 30
Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserves, Chapter 1606
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP), Chapter 1607
Post 9/11 GI Bill, Chapter 33
Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA), Chapter 35
Department of Defense, Transfer of Education Benefits
National Guard Tuition Assistance

DSCC VA Information Form
Certificate of Understanding Form

Transfer Applicants

Transfer applicant refers to those who have utilized their VA education benefits within the past 4 (four) years at another school and now want to utilize these benefits at DSCC.  Click on the following links to view the VA requirements.

Montgomery GI Bill - Active Duty, Chapter 30
Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserves, Chapter 1606
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP), Chapter 1607
Post 9/11 GI Bill, Chapter 33 
Dependents' Educational Assistance (DEA), Chapter 35
National Guard Tuition Assistance

DSCC VA Information Form
Certificate of Understanding Form

Helping Heroes Grant Program is established as part of the Tennessee system of lottery-funded scholarships and is administered by the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (TSAC).  Its purpose is to provide post-secondary education financial assistance.  It is awarded on a first come, first-served basis.  A limited number of recipients will receive $1,000 per semester (full-time) or $500 per semester (part-time) for up to eight semesters.  For more information about an application, eligibility, and award details visit the TSAC website.