What are the benefits of Apprenticeship/On-Job-Training (OJT): Post-9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33)

Veterans wishing to participate in an apprenticeship/On-Job-Training (OJT) now qualify for the Post-9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33). A veteran will receive a monthly living allowance based on the zip code of their employer and a modest monthly supply stipend of up to $83/month. Below is chart detailing what a participant will receive under the Post-9/11 GI Bill.

Length of Program

Living Allowance

1-6 Months


7-12 Months


13-18 Months


19-24 Months


24+ Months


As the veteran’s wage increases with the employer (required for the employer to participate), the monthly living allowance will decrease every six months.

If you want to know how you will receive if you participate in one of these programs, please visit our GI Bill benefits calculator.