VA Benefits

VA Education Benefits

VA 22-1995 Form

MYCAA Scholarships for Military Spouses

  • Apply online today if you know which benefit you want to use. 
  • www. Apply for Veterans Benefits via VONAPP
  • Compare schools and discover how much you will receive while attending OTC with the VA Comparison Tool 
  • Visit your nearest VA regional office to apply in person.
  • Call 1-888-GI BILL-1 (888-442-4551) to have the application mailed to you.


After you apply, use VA’s interactive map (Click Here) to find out how quickly your regional office is processing education claims. Your education benefits are processed at one of four specialized regional claims processing centers in Atlanta; Buffalo, NY; Muskogee, OK; and St. Louis, MO.


Email or call 850-833-3500 Dr. Jerry Lawhorn at Okaloosa Technical College for more info.

Director:  Kelly Hayes

Assistant Director: Jon Williams

Assistant Director: Scott Huerkamp

Phone: 850-833-3500

Fax: 850-833-3466

1976 Lewis Turner Boulevard

Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547

Main Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 7am - 5pm

Friday: 7am - 2pm