The government provides several education opportunities available to you and your family through the New Jersey National Guard. Opportunities include college benefits, tuition assistance, scholarships, and a variety of other programs. As a member of the New Jersey National Guard, you may qualify for additional education benefits funded by the State that are in addition to all other Federal benefits.

Post 9/11 GI Bill

Montgomery Bill

Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA)

NJ National Guard Tuition Program

VA Dependents' Educational Assistance Program (DEA)

Operation College Promise (list of New Jersey Colleges and Universities)




Privacy and Disclosure: New Jersey National Guard Family Programs respects your right to privacy; however, the staff members DO NOT have privileged communication. New Jersey State Family Programs Staff is required by law, with or without your consent, to contact proper authorities if they believe you intend to harm yourself or others or if family member abuse, child neglect or drug use is suspected.