Here are a few links that will help you get started using your VA education benefits. Also listed, is the link to the Veterans Upward Bound Program.

This link will take you to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) home page where you will find helpful information about the Veterans Affairs department.

This link will help you determine which program you may be eligible for and how to apply for benefits; moreover, the link provides breaking news and an extensive listing of questions and answers.

The VONAPP (Veterans Online Application) website is an official VA website that enables service members, veterans (or their beneficiaries), and other designated individuals to apply for benefits using the Internet. 

Veterans Upward Bound

Veterans Upward Bound is a federally funded college preparatory program designed to provide academic refresher training and advising to qualifying veterans who are preparing to enter post-secondary education; furthermore, the program is totally FREE. All books and classroom materials are provided to the student, and academic instruction is available in English, mathematics, science, career advising, computer literacy, and Spanish.  This program is an opportunity for veterans to re-establish fundamental ideas and study habits which are pre-requisites for successful performance at the post-secondary educational level. Additionally, Veterans Upward Bound provides assistance with VA benefits applications, employment referrals, and referrals to various community assistance organizations. The program even provides access to academic resources.