VA Work Study

VA WORK-STUDY



ELIGIBILITY

§  Student must be receiving DVA Benefits

§  Student must be attending college 3/4 time or more

BENEFITS

§  Pay is based on the higher of the Federal minimum wage or the State/Local minimum wage.

§  VA work study pay is non-taxable.

HOW DO STUDENTS APPLY?

§  Complete the Application for Work-Study Allowance (VA Form 22-8691).

§  Obtain an Enrollment Certification (VA form-1999) from the college Veterans Office.

§  Your application and Enrollment Certification will be submitted to the VA Regional Processing Office by the college Veterans   Affairs Office.

§  If approved by the VA Regional Processing Office, a letter will be sent to the college Veterans Affairs Office who will notify you.

§  If denied by the VA Regional Processing Office, a letter will be sent to you.