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Pennsylvania Army National Guard members are ordinary people just like you. They come from every walk of life and from every part of the state. What brings them together as a team is their love of country, community, and their commitment to all Americans. Are you ready to be a part of this team?

Armories and Recruiting Stations

State Education Benefits

Up to $3,746/semester; 6-yr obligation to PANG and must apply all other applicable benefits first (FTA, GI Bill, etc). In combination with other programs, cannot exceed 100% of actual costs. Can be used for ALL costs associated with attending an institution of higher learning (tuition, fees, books, room and board, etc) but cannot exceed 100% of costs.

The State Education Assistance Program (EAP) can pay up to $3,746, per semester (total of 10 semesters) if you are a PA resident with a 6 year Guard contract and attending a PA school. You can also use EAP with Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA) or Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve (MGIB-SR), Chapter 1606.

Education Services Office

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What are the benefits?
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  • Fill out this form and a Guard recruiter will contact you to answer all of your questions.
  • Get the conversation started, with no obligations on your part.

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