The Air Force Aid Society is offering an interest-free loan of up to $1,000 to help Air Force families with dependents attending college who have been impacted financially by the COVID-19 pandemic.

This interest-free loan is open to the sponsoring members of students who are enrolled in college as full-time undergraduates. The sponsoring member can borrow up to the maximum amount of $1,000 per student.

If you applied for the 2020-2021 General Henry H. Arnold Education grant program, you should have received an email with instructions on how to apply for an interest-free loan for out-of-pocket college expenses, as well as extra funding if your family has been impacted financially by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • Active Duty Airmen, Title 10 Reservists on extended Active Duty (through 1 December 2020), Title 32 Guard performing full-time Active Duty (through 1 December 2020), Retired, Retired Reserve and Widow/Widowers of Deceased members.
  • Dependent(s) listed in DEERS are of college age and will be attending college for Fall 2020 and/or Spring 2021.

How To Apply

To access the application for Active Duty/Retired CLICK HERE

To access application for Title 10/Title 32/Retired Reserve/Deceased CLICK HERE

  • Title 10 and Title 32 must attach documentation/orders showing extended active duty/performing full-time active duty through 1 December 2020.

The Application Process