State Benefits

Am I eligible for Wisconsin State benefits? Check the Wisconsin DVA website  or contact your County Veterans Service Office for eligibility requirements.

Marathon County Veterans Service Office
212 River Drive, Suite 1
Wausau, WI 54403
715-261-1141

Office Hours:
8:00-4:30pm, M-F
**Appointments Recommended**

Contacts:
Scott Berger, e-mail: Scott.Berger@co.marathon.wi.us
Mary Dunn, e-mail: Mary.Dunn@co.marathon.wi.us

Educational Benefits Available

Wisconsin GI Bill
Veterans Education Grant (availability is limited)

Note: For all state benefits, applicants can apply through your County Veterans Service Office, or pick up an application from the Veterans Services Coordinator in Student Services.

The Student must also submit the following documentation to the Veterans Services Coordinator in Student Services:

  • Copy of Veteran’s DD214 (Member 4);
  • Copy of Birth Certificate (If student is a child of a veteran);
  • Copy of Marriage Certificate (If student is a spouse of a veteran);
  • Copy of BOTH Birth Certificate AND Marriage Certificate (If student is a step-child of veteran).

If you do not have a copy of your DD-214, please contact your County Veterans Service Office to request an official copy.

Visit the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs Homepage for non-educational benefits.