Veterans Affairs

Merit Based Scholarships

By applying to KCAI you are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships. Scholarship decisions are made based on an applicant’s portfolio and academic achievements. Transcripts and a standardized test score are required.  KCAI merit scholarships can be applied toward tuition and fees, housing, books, supplies and/or living expenses.

Veteran Benefits

KCAI will certify enrollment for veterans or dependents of veterans under the following benefit programs:

  • The Montgomery GI Bill (Chapter 30).
  • The Dependents Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 35).
  • The Vocational Rehabilitation Program (Chapter 31).
  • The Selected Reserve Educational Assistance Program (Chapter 1606).
  • The Post 9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33), including the Yellow Ribbon Program.

Students must submit their certificate of eligibility to the registrar and request to use their veteran’s benefits.

KCAI is a participant of the Yellow Ribbon Program. For additional VA resources and benefits please visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

To determine your eligibility for veteran’s benefits, please contact the VA at 1-888-GIBILL1 (442-4551).

If you have any questions about this process, please contact the registrar’s office at 816-802-3569.