Protect America's skies and serve your country while working part-time for the Air National Guard.
-- You can earn four years of college tuition to a state-supported school through the Illinois National Guard Grant after working part-time for one year in your hometown when joining the Air National Guard. You can also earn over $12,000 in additional money for college from other sources.
-- Did you know that in the Air National Guard you can serve your country while staying close to home, family and friends?
-- While going to school, you only work a minimum of one weekend a month and two weeks a year.
-- You can earn college credit while obtaining military and career training, which will make you marketable after you graduate.
-- Air National Guard offers you more than 180 different career choices including healthcare, communications, avionics and electronics.
-- Find real-time job openings in your hometown.