Reimbursement for State Licensure and Certification Costs for the Spouse of a Soldier

Army National Guard: Retired

Benefit Fact Sheet


The 2018 National Defense Authorization Act allows each service branch to reimburse the Service member up to $1,000 for Spouse's relicensure and certification costs resulting from relocations or Permanent Change of Station (PCS) moves that cross U.S. state - to include OCONUS to stateside moves.


Spouses of Retired Army National Guard Soldiers are not eligible for reimbursement.

Additional Information
Document Review Date: 30 September 2022