By Marty McKee
Editor, In Military Education
If you’re the spouse of an active-duty service member in pay grades E1-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O2 or the spouse of an activated Guard or Reserve member within those ranks, you’re eligible to receive funds from the federal government’s Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) program.
But less than 20% of you are using that money.
And according to the RAND Corporation, more than half the military spouses eligible for a MyCAA scholarship even know one exists.
Karen Jowers wrote more about the subject for Military Times: