The State of New York offers to members of its State Military Forces benefits and opportunities beyond that available to just federal Reservists of the Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard.
Members of the Naval Militia support New York State at the same time they continue their Navy, Marine or Coast Guard Service. In return, New York provides tuition assistance incentives... up to $7,000 per year at any accredited college in New York State. For more information, see the Naval Militia Education page.
First, review NYNM FORM 1121 for full details and requirements for joining the NYNM, then choose one of the following 2 options: