FEDERAL TUITION ASSISTANCE (FTA)
This program is available to all Army National Guard service members (enlisted and officer) who are pursuing an associates, bachelors, masters degree at a regionally or nationally accredited institution. Can be used for on-campus and distance learning courses.
FTA pays up to $250 per credit, not to exceed $4,500 per FY. Fees not associated with a class are not eligible.
FTA can be used in combination with the Montgomery GI Bill if Soldier is going to school for 6 or more credits. FTA can be used for class fees, which is included in the annual fiscal cap of $4,500. Previously paid funds may not be reimbursed.