The state of Missouri provides several veterans' benefits. This is a brief preview of every benefit program. For the complete guide, go here.
Missouri Veteran Housing Program
Missouri Veterans Homes
There are 7 nursing homes operating in Missouri where veterans can get admitted by paying a minimal fee.
Missouri Financial Assistance Benefits
Veterans with a 100% service-connected disability are entitled to a Property Tax Credit. Widows/widowers and children of Vietnam veterans can receive tuition-free scholarships for post-secondary educational institutions through the Vietnam Veterans Survivor Grant Program.
Missouri Employment Benefits
Veterans' Preference with State of Missouri Employment
All veterans receive 5 preference points when testing for a state job, while disabled veterans receive 10 additional points. Qualified veterans get preference for employment with state agencies.
Other veterans' benefits in the state of Missouri include: counseling and assistance in completing applications for VA benefits; awarding medals and certificates for wartime veterans, free license plates and free fishing and hunting licenses, among other things.
For more information about the Missouri State Veterans' Benefits, go to http://mvc.dps.mo.gov/ and http://www.military.com/benefits/veteran-state-benefits/missouri-state-v....