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Illinois Veterans Grant (IVG)

The Illinois Veterans Grant is administered by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC). In order to receive educational benefits under this program an applicant must be designated as a "Qualified Veteran" and reside in Illinois. Illinois Veterans Grant pays tuition and most fees. For more information and requirements in order to qualify for benefits under this program, please visit the ISAC website or contact NEIU's Office of Veterans Services. For more information contact the Veterans Admissions Outreach Specialist.

Illinois National Guard Grant (ING)

The Illinois National Guard Grant (ING) is administered by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC). In order to receive educational benefits under this program an applicant must be on active duty status and have served for at least one year in the Illinois National Guard. This program pays tuition and some fees. For more information and requirements in order to qualify for benefits under this program, please visit the ISAC website or contact NEIU's Office of Veterans Affairs.For more information contact the Veterans Admissions Outreach Specialist.

MIA/POW Scholarship

The MIA/POW Scholarship is administered by the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs. If you are the dependent of a person who was an Illinois resident at the time he/she entered active duty and has been declared to be a prisoner of war, missing in action, dead as a result of a service connected disability, or disabled with a 100 percent disability as a result of service connected cause as recognized by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or the U.S. Department of Defense, you may be eligible to receive the MIA/POW Scholarship. For more information contact the Veterans Admissions Outreach Specialist.

Illinois ROTC Scholarship (tuition waiver)

Northeastern Illinois University currently has two ROTC Programs:

US Army ROTC

US Air Force ROTC

Veterans

Contact Veteran Services

T 773-442-4028

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