Have a parent who is a disabled veteran (0% or more disabled); or
Have a spouse who is service-connected (S/C) deceased or rated 100% S/C disabled.
Be a child earning less than $12,752 per year (student's income, not parents') or $13,064 for academic year 2019-20.
There is no income limit for a spouse or children of S/C deceased or 100% S/C disabled veterans. Specific age requirements must be met for an otherwise eligible child.
Attend a California Community College, California State University, or a University of California school.
The student must meet the in-state residency requirements as determined by the school Provide proof of the student's relationship to the veteran such as a copy of a birth or marriage certificate. TO OBTAIN COMPLETE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS assistance in applying for these valuable benefits, please contact your local County Veterans Service Office or your school's veterans office.