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What caused the GI Bill?

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The GI Bill came about after World War II. President Franklin Roosevelt signed the act into law in 1944 as a way to provide funds for veterans to attend college.
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What was the purpose of the Gi bill?

The GI Bill provided many subsidies for veterans. Money for education was one of the most important. This was part of the effort to smooth the abrupt change to a postwar econo

What does the GI in GI Bill stand for?

GI or G.I. is a term describing a member of the US armed forces or  an item of their equipment. It may be used as an adjective or as a  noun. The term is often thought to be

What does GI stand for in the GI Bill of Rights?

GI is a nickname started when, in WWI, army issued equipment would be stamped with GI standing for Galvonized Iron. It eventually stretched to being used for American Soldiers

The gi bill?

helped many former soldiers buy houses and go to college

Can you get the GI bill and Food Stamps?

  Yes, I believe so. The GI Bill is not a wage substitute or income supplement. It simply allows you access to certain benefits (education - home ownership - etc).

When did the gi bill start?

The bill began in 1944 to stimulate the economy and education of soldiers returning from war. It has its roots in a similar bill that came right after the Civil War.

Why was the GI Bill created?

The GI Bill was created to send those that served in the United States armed forces during World War 2 to college. Many veterans were back home and did not know what to do wit

How long do you have to use a gi bill?

  On the old Montgomery GI Bill, the limit is 10 years after your last day in service. On the new Post 9/11 GI Bill, the limit is 15 years. You can request to change from

What does the GI Bill do?

The GI Bill provides veterans and active duty personnel with up to $50,000 in tuition for college or vocational education. Make sure your not missing out on an amazing opportu

How did the GI Bill effect society?

The Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 or the (GI Bill of  Rights). It provided returning veterans the opportunity for a good  life via a free college education or low in

How did the GI bill effect education?

Allowed more people to afford college. Can you believe that certain colleges won't accept your GI Bill! This is absolutely crazy after all your hard years of service you migh