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Arkansas Veteran Resources

Mental Health Issues and Programs

GI Bill Comparison Tool

Funding Resources

 Survivor Scholarships

  • Arkansas Military Dependents (MDS) Scholarship Program Arkansas Service Memorial Endowment Scholarship Folds of Honor
  • Fry Scholarship Heroes’ Legacy Scholarship
  • Survivors’ and Dependents’  Educational Assistance Program

 Educational Opportunities

  • A-State Military Science and ROTC Arkansas State University—Veterans
  • Back to School—Veteran and Military Transition Center Beck Center for Veterans
  • DoD VolEd Programs Student Veterans of America VA—Education and Training
  • Veterans Upward Bound Program

Veteran School Enrollment


  1. Veterans that have not yet applied for their education benefit should begin with that process to find out how much benefit they quality for based on service or discharge.
    1. Instructions on how to apply are located here: https://va.gov/education/how-to-apply


  1. Once the benefit has been identified by VA-Education the Veteran could apply to the university they wish to attend. Every university will have different criteria for registration so ensuring you have completed all required testing (ACT, SAT, ) would be recommended.
    1. Arkansas State University applications can be done here: https://astate.edu/info/admissions/undergraduate/how-to-apply


  1. A Veteran that has an Education Benefit award letter and has been accepted as a new, returning, or transfer student should now get in contact with their schools VA Representative and they will guide you the rest of the

ASU Veteran’s Representative is Jamie Carmack at carma@astate.edu