Education & Incentives

The Education Services Office is here to serve you for all of your educational needs. We strive to be a great resource for all Service Members of the Louisiana National Guard, both past and present. We look forward to hearing from you!

Organization Point of Contact Email
Patriot Scholarship/State Tuition Exemption (STEP)/G.I. Bill/Kicker Mr. Leonard Acker
Federal Tuition Assistance (FTA)

Credentialing Assistance (CA)

Army Personnel Testing


Mr. Darrel C. Ferdinand

Incentive Manager (BONUS)

Mr. Christopher Iennusa

Mrs. Wendolin Fontanez

Student Loan Repayment (SLRP)

Mr. Stephen Imhoff

Mr. Robert Walker

Education Service Officer (ESO)



Education Links


Education Bulletin-OCT

Free Programs:
OASC Academic Skills Training:
MilEd Benefits:
Free Tutoring for Service Members and Dependents

FY23 ARNG Education Handbook
Education Programs Contacts
Credentialing Assistance Facts
Education Support Programs
College Planning & Assistance
Federal Tuition Assistance
GI Bill Ch1606
GI Bill Transfer Education Benefits
GI Bill Comparison Chart
Education Bulletin-SEP
Education Bulletin-OCT
GI Bill Resources:
Veterans Administration
Military Transcripts:
Military Transcripts
VMET: Officer Credits

Promotion Point Certification
CGSC: Command and General Staff College
Tuition Assistance and Credentialing Assistance:
Army Education, Credentialing, and Tuition Opportunities

Scholarships Opportunities
Scholarships for Military Children.pdf
Credentialing Opportunities
Army Credentialing Opportunities Online
Career Guidance/Planning:
Army e-Learning

Military OneSource Education Help OneSoure

Kuder College & Career Planning Counseling Services
DANTES (Education and Career-Planning Programs)
CLEP Exams (Testing out of College Courses)

Study Materials

CLEP Testing Sites
CLEP Testing Center Search
Scholarship Resources:
Scholly – #1 College Scholarship App – Win Free Money for CollegeScholarships | CCME
Scholarships | EANGUSMilitary Spouse ScholarshipsScholarship Programs – Fisher House FoundationScholarships | National Guard Association of the United StatesScholarships | The American LegionStudent Veteran Support – VFWAMVETS Scholarships – AMVETS National HeadquartersScholarships | Folds of HonorScholarships – Student Veterans of America®Google SVA Scholarship – Student Veterans of America®

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