WV National Guard Tuition Assistance
Funded by the West Virginia National Guard, the WV Educational Encouragement Program
(WVEEP) is an education benefit that provides up to $7,000 (as prescribed by The Adjutant General) per Service Member per fiscal year. State tuition assistance may be used in addition to federal tuition assistance, the GI Bill®, and Pell Grants. This benefit
is available to active drilling members (not AGR).
Apply for Benefits
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:
Applications for state tuition assistance must be submitted EACH semester. Applications are to be submitted by May 1 for the fall semester and by November 1 for the spring semester.
**For non-traditional programs, applications are due 60 days prior to the start of classes.
If your application is being submitted past the deadline, please contact the WV Education Office at NG WV WVARNG List J1-WVEEP to obtain the LATE LETTER TEMPLATE which must be submitted along with any supporting documentation for your tardy submission such as orders, etc. As per WVNG-JR 18-001, you will remain on hold until ruled upon via the application appeal process. If approved following appeal, tuition may be paid at less than the 100% level.