To be eligible for Counseling, Referral Services and Financial Assistance, participants must be:

  1. Retired Active Duty and Selected Reserve personnel;
  2. Active Duty who will retire within one year;
  3. Active Duty or Selected Reserve personnel who separate on or after January 8, 2002 for a physical disability who register with TTT within four years of separation;
  4. Currently serving in the Selected Reserve with at least 10 years of creditable service toward retirement and willing to continue for an additional 3 years or until eligible for retirement;
  5. Military personnel who meet all of the following stipulations:
    • separated on or after January 8, 2002, with at least 6 years continuous Active Duty service;
    • who will transfer to the Selected Reserve within 4 years; and
    • are willing to commit to at least 3 years in the Selected Reserve or until eligible for retirement.


Counseling and Referral Services Only

  1. Military personnel who have at least 6 years of Active Duty and who separated on or after October 1, 1990.
  2. Current or separated members of the Selected Reserve with 6 or more years of creditable service toward retirement.

Education Requirements
  1. Academic Subject Teacher: Baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution at the time of registration.
  2. Vocational/Technical Teacher: Equivalent of 1 year of college with 6 years of military experience in a vocational or technical field or meet state requirements. Eligible for vocational referral and, if applicable, vocational certification expenses only.