Chapter 1. California Student Aid Commission. Article 15. California National Guard Education Assistance Award Program. Applicant Priority.
(a) The Adjutant General will annually identify the skills most needed by the California National Guard. The Adjutant General shall select applicants for participation in the program by giving priority to applicants who possess or seek to possess the skills most needed by the California National Guard.
(b) Pursuant to Military Department Regulations, The Adjutant General will appoint members to the board whose purpose is to recommend the best qualified service members to receive educational benefits from the California National Guard Education Assistance Award Program.
(1) The objectives of the board process are to:
(A) Ensure that the California National Guard retains its most competent and capable service members who possess the desired knowledge, skills and attributes;
(B) Prioritize applicants on the basis of criteria as directed by The Adjutant General in a letter of instruction to the board; and
(2) The board shall present for the approval by The Adjutant General, a prioritized listing of those applicants who qualify for an award.
Education Code 69999.22
Education Code 69999.16
(Amended by Register 2010, No. 21.)