-Tuition paid upfront to the school at the beginning of each term
-Capped at the tuition cost of the most expensive public school in the state
-More expensive schools offering veterans scholarships will be matched dollar for dollar
-Books/Supplies: $1,000/yr. paid upfront and divided by academic term
-Plus a $1,000/month for living expenses
So yeah, they say it will take the VA sometime to get this program in place...but once they do I want to be one of the first ones in line. Bye bye I.T., hello to my dream job teaching! It will take me longer than most, but I am so determined to get there.
Oh, and I'd like to thank both of Virginia's Senators (especially the Bill's founder, Mr. Webb) for honoring the vets of today with this beautiful piece of legislation.