“Carrie Wofford, president of Veterans Education Success, is grateful for the VA’s efforts, but concerned about the response rate. She said some veterans may not be applying simply because they’re not opening mail from the department — or they may even think the information is too good to be true.

“Veterans organizations and members of Congress worked so hard to get GI Bill reinstated for the veterans who had been defrauded by ITT Tech and Corinthian, and it’s terrible if we’re not succeeding in reaching them and helping them get their GI Bill back,” she said.

If the application process is a barrier, she said Veterans Education Success has staff members who can help veterans complete the form to get their benefits restored.”

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