Dependents' Educational Assistance
The Dependents' Educational Assistance program is available to dependents of veterans that are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition or of veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition. Benefits may be used for all degree and/or certificate programs.
Download the VA’s DEA informational pamphlet for more information.
Children on servicemembers that died in the line of duty after September 10, 2001 may be eligible to apply for the Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship.