Benefits

Benefits of Active Duty Service:

  • Advanced pay grade upon entry
  • Full medical and dental coverage for you and your family
  • Allowances for housing , food, and clothing
  • 30 days paid vacation
  • Eligible for Post 9-11 GI Bill for continuing your education
  • Tuition assistance for courses you take while on active duty
  • Opportunities for continued professional development
  • Seasonal enlistment bonuses
  • Professional instruments and equipment
  • The ability to earn a steady pay check as a performing musician
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Benefits of Army Reserve Service:

  • Advanced pay grade upon entry
  • Drill pay for one weekend a month and two weeks of annual training
  • Eligible for Post 9-11 GI Bill for continuing your education
  • Professional instruments and equipment
  • The opportunity to perform with other professional musicians while earning some extra money and serving your country
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Benefits of National Guard Service:

  • Advanced pay grade upon entry
  • Drill pay for one weekend a month and two weeks of annual training.
  • Tuition Assistance (based on in-state tuition) up to $18,000 over 4 years
  • Monthly allowance for books
  • Additional state educational benefits may apply
  • Professional instruments and equipment
  • The opportunity to perform with other professional musicians while earning some extra money and serving your country
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