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Military Spouses: You May Be Eligible for a MyCAA Scholarship

By Marty McKee
Editor, In Military Education

If you’re the spouse of an active-duty service member in pay grades E1-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O2 or the spouse of an activated Guard or Reserve member within those ranks, you’re eligible to receive funds from the federal government’s Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program.

But less than 20% of you are using that money. Continue Reading

Military Spouse Unemployment Needs More Creative Solutions

Military Spouses: A Scholarship Is Waiting for You

By Marty McKee
Editor, In Military Education

You’re the spouse of a servicemember, and you’re considering going to college (or going back to college). But how do you pay for it?

As it turns out, there are lots of ways to help pay the freight that won’t come out of your back pocket. Scholarships to help military spouses pay for school are all over the place…that is, if you know where to look. Continue Reading

Military Spouse Unemployment Needs More Creative Solutions

How to Live Out Your Educational Future as a Military Spouse

By John Aldrich Associate Vice President, Military Relations at American Military University It isn’t uncommon for a military spouse to put his or her own education and career goals on the back-burner because of family commitments. While it can be challenging to find the time to take classes, there are ways to make it work for you and your family.

Military Spouse Unemployment Needs More Creative Solutions