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Military Friendly Schools
Northeast State has recently been honored for the fifth consecutive year by being selected as a military friendly school. This distinction has been placed on just 20% of our nation’s colleges, trade schools and universities. This award is evidence of Northeast State’s commitment to giving our veterans the service and education they so truly deserve. For more information about military friendly schools please visit their website at www.militaryfriendlyschools.com.
Thank you for your service and commitment to our nation.
Helping Heroes Grant
The Helping Heroes Grant is offered by the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation. The grant pays $1000 per semester for students who successfully complete twelve (12) or more semester hours and $500 per semester for successful completion of six (6) to eleven (11) semester hours. It is paid on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information on the grant and/or to find the application please visit the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation's website. The application processing deadlines are: September 1 for fall enrollment, February 1 for spring enrollment, and May 1 for summer enrollment. A copy of your DD-214 is also required.
Dental Benefits for Veterans
VA is partnering with Delta Dental and MetLife to allow eligible Veterans and their families the opportunity to purchase dental insurance beginning November 15.
For information concerning dental insurance please see the press release.