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Forever GI Bill - Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act:

The Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act, also known as the “Forever GI Bill,” will bring significant changes to Veterans education benefits over the coming years. Most changes enhance or expand education benefits for Veterans, servicemembers, families, and survivors. View our breakdown of the updated benefits.


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  • Take advantage of your local Veterans Service Officer to help you navigate the new information.

Questions Call: Shynae Murphy VSO for the IDVA  847-485-2772 or 847-884-0030 x2019 or Cynthia McKee VSO for the IDVA 847-332-1019