Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program
What Is the MyCAA Scholarship Program?
MyCAA, or the Military Spouse Career Advancement Account, is an education and training-focused scholarship and grant program for military spouses—husbands and wives of active military personnel. It’s a branch of the DOD and its main purpose is to help military spouses gain access to education and employment in high-demand, high-growth careers that you can take with you from post to post.
Who Is Eligilbe for Military Spouse Scholarship?
If your spouse (military sponsor) is currently active duty and within pay grades E-1 to E-6, W-1 to W-2, and O-1 to O-3, (this includes members of the National Guard and the Reserves) then you’re eligible.
When Can I Apply?
If you can start and complete your program while your spouse is on Title 10 military orders, you can get a scholarship. Programs for certifications usually range from six to nine months in duration. If you choose an online, self-paced program; you could finish sooner and get to work faster!
Why Should I Apply for MyCAA Scholarship?
Do you want to go back to school, change careers, or start an exciting new career? If you’re eligible for a career training program tuition grant, you should definitely apply. You could make more money to support your family, gain new friends and experiences in the workplace, and contribute to your spouse’s success – all with a new MyCAA career.