Operation Recognition New York

Jul 17, 2013

About: Allows certain Veterans to earn high school diplomas if they left school without graduating. Section 305 of the NYS Education Law created Operation Recognition to recognize the dedication and sacrifice of WWII, Korea, and Vietnam Veterans who left school before graduation by awarding them a high school diploma.
Eligibility: To be eligible, an applicant must meet the following requirements:
  • The applicant must have been a member of the US Armed Forces, and
  • Engaged in qualified service during one of the below periods:
    - World War II - December 7, 1941 - December 31, 1946
    - Korea - June 27, 1950 - January 31, 1955
    - Vietnam - May 1, 1961 - April 30, 1975
  • Received a satisfactory discharge, and 
  • A resident of New York State
Learn More: http://veterans.ny.gov/operation_recognition.html
View more: New York Military Education Benefits or select another location to learn more about what is available.

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