Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI)

Army National Guard: Active Duty Under Title 10 USC or Title 32 USC (Full-Time National Guard Duty)

Benefit Fact Sheet

Summary

The Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI) program was established in 1951 to meet the insurance needs of certain Veterans with service-connected disabilities. Veterans may choose from a number of plans as well as term insurance that best meets their particular needs. Policies are issued for a maximum face amount of $10,000. Those who qualify for S-DVI and are granted a waiver of premium may be eligible for Supplemental S-DVI with a face amount of up to an additional $30,000.

Eligibility

S-DVI is a post-separation life insurance program. Army National Guard Service members on federal active duty are not eligible for S-DVI as it is intended for Veterans with service-connected disabilities.

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Additional Information

For more information, please visit the S-DVI webpage maintained by the Department of Veterans Affairs:
https://www.va.gov/life-insurance/options-eligibility/s-dvi/

Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance RH Information and Premium Rates:
https://www.benefits.va.gov/INSURANCE/forms/VAP29-9.pdf

Service-Disabled Veterans Insurance (S-DVI) Fact Sheet:
https://www.benefits.va.gov/BENEFITS/factsheets/insurance/SDVI.pdf

Document Review Date: 07 October 2021