Aside from the reason for the extension, what other criteria must exist in order for the request to be considered?
The award must have an unspent balance.
The reason for the extension occurred during the use period of the subject education award.
The award holder must apply for an extension in writing; the application must be received by the National Service Trust or postmarked prior to the award’s original expiration date.
There was no previous extension of the award for any reason. Only one extension is allowed per award.
The individual must provide documentation to support the reason, unless it is for having served in another Corporation term of service. Documentation can include items such as death certificates and letters from doctors.