The Guard helps you get an education and prepares you for life.

Joining the Guard gives you more than just the pride that comes from serving your country. You can earn benefits to help pay for your education and expenses, and you can complete your education while you serve. The National Guard offers many programs for every type of student, whether you're still in high school, attending college or working toward a vocational certification. 

See programs for current high school students.

See programs for college students.

See programs for vocational training students.