§ Student must be receiving DVA Benefits
§ Student must be attending college 3/4 time or more
§ 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.