VA Form 22-5490, Dependents' Application for VA Education Benefits - also known as the VA Chapter 35 Form - is a document used by veterans' spouses, dependents, and survivors to apply for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) educational benefits. These benefits include financial assistance and can be used toward a traditional degree, non-college degree, on-the-job training, apprenticeships, etc.
The latest version of VA 22-5490 Form was released by the VA in October 2018 with all previous editions obsolete. A VA Form 22-5490 fillable version is available for download below.
This form is related to the VA Form 22-5495, Dependents' Request for Change of Program or Place of Training. This form serves as a request to change a program or place of training under one of the following benefit programs: Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance Program and Post-9/11 GI Bill Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship.