VEAP is available for service members who elect to make contributions from their military pay to participate in this educational benefit program. The government matches contributions on a $2 for $1 basis, and the benefit may be used within 10 years of release from active duty. Additional information regarding VEAP may be found at http://www.gibill.com/veap.cfm.
The federal government offers several Financial Student Aid Programs that work with military education benefits to offer extremely low interest loans and grants. Information regarding FSA and how to apply may be found at http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/fsa/index.html