Separating from the military is a big step – you’ve spent a career serving us – now let GLBBS serve you.
Great Lakes Boat Building School’s Student Services Office will help you make the transition from military to civilian life. We will connect you to the Veterans resources and benefits that are available to you, regardless of whether you have completed your service or are still actively serving our country.
GLBBS can help you make the most of the skills that you’ve acquired during your time in the service by building on them in a low-pressure, hands-on environment.
You may be eligible to receive benefits through one or more of the following educational programs:
Tuition: Up to $22,805.34/academic year – GLBBS tuition = $13,000/year
Monthly Housing Allowance (E-5 with dependents): $978/month for zipcode 49719
Books/Supplies Stipend: Up to $1,000 annually
You may also qualify for a Rural Benefit if you currently reside in a county with 6 persons or less/square mile (as determined by the most recent decennial census) and either: 1.) physically relocate at least 500 miles to attend an educational institution OR 2.) travel by air to physically attend an educational institution if no other land-based transportation exists
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