Illinois National Guard Grant

Who is Eligible?

  • The applicant must be an active member of a National Guard Unit and must have served for at least one year in the Illinois National Guard. Time in other branches of the service does not count toward this requirement.
  • The applicant must comply with Selective Service registration requirements and must not be in default on any student loans.
  • The recipient must maintain an acceptable GPA according to the policy determined by the college. 

Value and Duration

In most cases, if the applicant ceases to be a member of the Illinois National Guard, the educational benefits will be terminated as of the guard termination date.

How And When To Apply

The application process can be found by going online to or you can contact your local Veterans Representative.

Questions are always welcome!

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