What Chapter Am I?
Veterans that need to complete all necessary paperwork with the Veterans Affairs Coordinator for payment of the Montgomery GI Bill Educational Assistance Benefits (MGIB) will need to know what chapter they are for enrollment.
*Chapter 30 - Active Duty Military
(Basic Training is not classified as active duty)
Chapter 31 - Veterans need a 10% Veterans Affairs disability or more to apply. The Department of Veterans Affairs must approve entrance into this program.
Chapter 33 (Post 9/11 GI Bill) - Effective August 2009 - Reserve and National Guard members who have been active for more than 90 days since 9/11/01.
*Chapter 35 - For spouses and children of 100% service-connected disabled Veterans or spouses and children of Veterans who died in service or of a service-connected disability.
*Chapter 1606 - Reservist or National Guard Members
*Chapter 1607 (REAP) - Meet the Chapter 1606 basic eligibility and were called to or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency as declared by the President or Congress.
*Most common at SHIP