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Education & Training Benefits

KCC is proud to serve and provide an education for students who have served our country. We are committed to helping veterans as they return to college life.

Under specific federal and state laws, we provide full educational and training benefits for qualified veterans and the children of deceased or disabled veterans. We administer the following federal and state-affiliated educational programs: 

  • Chapter 30 (Montgomery GI Bill®)
  • Chapter 31 (VA Vocational-Rehabilitation)  
  • Chapter 33 (Post 9/11 GI Bill)
  • Chapter 35 (Dependents' Education)
  • Chapter 1606 (Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve)
  • Chapter 1607 (REAP Reserve Educational Assistance Program)
  • Illinois Veterans Grant
  • Illinois National Guard Grant
  • MIA/POW Scholarship

To apply for federal VA education benefits, click here.

To review a side-by-side comparison of GI Bill benefits, please use the GI Bill website's comparison tool.

For State administered benefits, such as IVG, ING, or MIA/POW, click here.

To complete the Veteran Educational Benefits Request Form, click here​​