State Benefits

Nebraska Department of Veterans Affairs

The state Department of Veterans Affairs will provide confidential counseling and assistance in the completion and submission of applications for the following:

  1. Veterans' Aid Fund
  2. Veterans' Home
  3. Education
  4. Homestead Exemption
  5. Veteran License Plates
  6. Nebraska Hunting & Fishing Permits

Nebraska Veterans' Aid (NVA) Fund

For unforeseen emergencies to help pay living expenses for qualified veterans, widows, widowers, or dependents. Veterans who entered military service from a state other than Nebraska must have been a resident in Nebraska for the past one year, and the veteran must have lived in Sarpy County six months immediately prior to submitting an application for Nebraska Veterans Aid.