About: The State Tuition Assistance Program (STAP) is available to every member of the RI NG. This program is available to all Army National Guard Service members (enlisted and officer) who are pursuing an Associate, Bachelor, Masters Degree, or certification from Community College of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College, and University of Rhode Island. STAP covers up to five (5) tuition free classes per FALL and/or SPRING semesters. STAP can be used in conjunction with Montgomery GI Bill.
Eligibility: National Guard Service members who are pursuing an Associate, Bachelor, Masters Degree, or certification from CCRI, RIC, and URI with in-state tuition rates