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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 GI Bill stands for?

Government Issued Bill

What was one result of the GI Bill?

The middle class expanded as working class men were able to go to  college

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

What happened as a result of the GI Bill?

  More than 1 million World War II veterans enrolled in college in 1946

How did the GI bill affect American society?

By easing the transition of soldiers back into civilian life.

What was the purpose of the Montgomery GI Bill?

The primary purpose of the Montgomery GI Bill was to provide  opportunities and economic help to veterans. This included sending  them 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.

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

Why did congress pass the gi bill?

Congress had passed the GI bill in order to help returning troops who were having a hard time when they arrived in America.

Does the GI Bill pay for law school?

Yes, the GI Bill can be used to pay for a portion of the law school  degree. This varies depending on the amount earned in the bill.

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