Welcome to the Ohio Veterans Bonus Program Web Site

On-line Applications and Handwritten Applications will not be accepted after December 31, 2014. An application for Iraq service is finalized when you have mailed the signed, notarized application and required documents to the Ohio Veterans Bonus Program. All documents supporting your application for Iraq service MUST BE POSTMARKED OR RECEIVED no later than June 30, 2015.
Call Ohio Veterans Bonus program at 1-877-644-6838 (toll-free) if you have an existing application but have not finalized your application; be prepared to provide your Claim Number when calling to speak with a representative.

Run the ELIGIBILITY TOOL to determine if you may qualify for the benefit.

SUBMIT an application ON-LINE.
(In addition to submitting the application online, you will need to mail your documentation and signature page.)

CHECK the STATUS of your application
(If you do not know your application number call 1-877-OHIO VET  / 

If you do not know your Claim Number, please call the Ohio Veterans Bonus Program at 1-877-OHIO VET (1-877-644-6838) for your claim number or to check the status of your application.

We strongly encourage using the on-line application tool as it reduces application processing time. However, if you wish to submit a handwritten application form, Veterans and Current Service Members can click here to print a copy of the form. Family members applying for the bonus can click here. You can also visit your local County Veterans Service Office (CVSO) for an application and/or to request a DD214 or make changes to a DD214. For a list of CVSOs click here.