This benefit provides educational assistance to dependents of certain veterans of the state of Louisiana:
- Children and surviving spouses of veterans who died in service in the Armed Forces of the United States or died of a service connected disability incurred during a wartime period.
- Children of living veterans who are rated 90% or above disabled, including 100% individual unemployability, by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs "Schedule for Rating Disabilities," as a result of a disability or disabilities incurred in service in the Armed Forces of the United States.
- Eligible students are exempt from paying tuition and school-imposed fees. Student-imposed fees are not exempt.
For more information or to apply for Title 29 contact your local Parish Veterans Service Office.
Eligible students will receive a Fee Exemption Certificate from the Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs. You must submit the original certificate to our office to receive the exemption.