• Additional Resources

    FAFSA (FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID)

    Federal financial aid, such as a Federal Stafford Loan, is available to students who are in a matriculating program. Federal Pell Grants are available to undergraduate students who are seeking their first Bachelor’s Degree and can demonstrate financial need. You may receive federal financial aid in combination with Veteran Education Benefits. To apply for federal aid please complete the FAFSA form on-line at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

    SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES

    WESTERN MONMOUTH HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

    • If you have a least a 30% service-related disability and are in need of suitable housing, Western Monmouth Habitat for Humanity invites you to partner with them for a home in western Monmouth County.
    • For more information: Call 732-308-3400 or visit online at www.westmonhabitat.org

    National Resource Directory for Wounded Warriors

    The U.S. Department of Labor, along with the U.S. Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs, has re-launched a new and improved National Resource Directory Website for America's wounded warriors, their caregivers, other members of the veteran community, and employers.

    Lakewood Vet Center
    1255 Route 70; Unit 32N, Parkway Seventy Plaza
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    Phone: 732-905-0327
    Fax: 732-905-0329
    Web: http://www.vetcenter.va.gov  


     

    CONTACT INFORMATION

    Jeffery Hood

    Coordinator for Veteran Services and Special Projects

    Location: Student Center, Second floor, Room 202d

    E-mail: jhood@monmouth.edu

    Phone: 732-263-5258

    PHONE NUMBERS:

    • GI Bill: 1-888-442-4551
    • Veterans Benefits: 1-800-827-1000

    WEB SITES:


    STATE OF NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF MILITARY AND VETERANS AFFAIRS

    Donald J. McNamara

    Veterans Service Officer

    Division of Veterans Services

    Telephone: 732-775-7009

    E-mail: donald.mcnamara@njdmava.state.nj.us.