Minnesota National Guard
Soldiers & Airmen

There are great benefits to being a member of the Minnesota National Guard besides pay and education. Some organizations offer discounts and membership benefits to current and retired military members.


Funeral Honors

Home Loans

License Plates

Morale, Welfare, & Recreation

Reserve Income Replacement Program

Space A Travel
License plate


There are several education benefits and financial incentives available through the Minnesota National Guard. Opportunities include college benefits, tuition assistance, scholarships, financial bonuses, and a variety of other programs. Members of the Minnesota National Guard may qualify for additional education benefits and scholarships funded by the State of Minnesota that are in addition to other Federal benefits.

Soldier reading


Healthcare is not only a benefit, it's a way of life for National Guard Soldiers and airmen. Keeping a fit and healthy force prevents illness, disease, adverse stress responses, and injuries from degrading mission effectiveness.




Preventive Health

Substance Abuse Prevention

Suicide Prevention

Wellness Resources
Military Dentist

Legal Assistance

General legal assistance to Service members, their dependents and retired Service members.

Our Fallen Troops

When duty calls Minnesota military members answers. The Minnesota National Guard honors each member who has given their time and life in support of our country.
Honor Guard saluting

Pay & Compensation

Pay and Compensation is a vital part of being in the Minnesota National Guard. Knowing what you are entitled to is beneficial.

Enlistment Bonus

Pay and Compensation


Paramount to everything we do in the Minnesota National Guard is safety, providing Soldiers and airmen with high quality and safe training remains among our highest priorities.

Aviation Safety

Defensive Driving

Motorcycle Safety.pdf

Safety & Occupational Health


We use tools everyday whether it's at work, at home, or at play. Here are a few Minnesota National Guard tools for you to use.

Acronym Finder


Physical Fitness Scoresheet

Ribbon Rack Builder
Ribbon Rack


Values are the rules by which we make decisions about right and wrong, should and shouldn't, good and bad. They also tell us which are more or less important, which is useful when we have to trade off meeting one value over another. The Army and Air National Guard have distinctly high values.

Air Force Values

Army Values