FAX: (518) 272-6831
Education Services Officer
CPT Phyonne Reynolds
Phone: (518) 272-6349
Federal Tuition Assistance
Phone: (518) 270-1555
GI Bill Manager
SFC Robert Landry
Phone: (518) 272-6318
State TA (RIRP)
Phone: (518) 272-4051
SFC Hugo Jimenez-Uribe
Phone: (518) 272-6407
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Recruitment Incentive and Retention Program (RIRP)
"State Tuition Assistance"
RIRP or “State Tuition Assistance” is a separate program from Federal Tuition Assistance
The Recruitment Incentive and Retention Program (RIRP) is a New York State program designed to recruit and retain quality members for the State Military Forces (Army and Air National Guard, and Naval Militia). This competitive program will pay the cost of tuition up to the current SUNY tuition rate of $5570.00 per calendar year for eligible qualified applicants. Soldiers who apply by the deadline date will have an additional 60 days to forward any and all required financial aid documentation to the Education Office. Applications must be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. No paper copies, faxes, etc will be accepted. Applications must be received by 15 August for the Fall Semester and 15 December for the Spring Semester.
Learn more about this important benefit at http://dmna.ny.gov/education/?page=rirp
Apply for RIRP here: https://www.us.army.mil/suite/doc/13134802
Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship
The VFW and one of its major supporters, Sport Clips Haircuts, have again partnered to help our veterans and their families. The VFW's Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship will provide service members and veterans with the financial assistance they need to complete their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. It’s just another way to say “thank you” to those who deserve it the most. Click Here for full details on the scholarship program and to apply.
Veterans Tuition Awards
Veterans Tuition Awards (VTA) are awards for full-time study and part-time study for eligible veterans matriculated in an approved program at an undergraduate or graduate degree-granting institution or in an approved vocational training program in New York State.
For eligibility information and information on how to apply Click Here.
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