The Army National Guard offers many different incentives to those enlisted as a soldier.
Bonuses going up to $20,000 are offered to soldiers enlisting with certain skills. The bonuses you receive will depend on the requirements of the bonuses. Below is a list of all the policies for different bonuses:
Enlisted MOS Conversion Bonus ? The maximum amount for this bonus is $2,000. The bonus is made available to those soldiers willing to transfer into a position such as a Human Intelligence Collector, Recruiter or Contractor.
Prior Service Enlistment Bonus ? The maximum for this bonus is $15,000. The amount of the bonus will depend on your qualifications for specific critical duties, skills or units. You must have been separated for at least 90 days from the military.
Non-Prior Enlistment Bonus ? The maximum for this bonus is $20,000. This bonus is only for those who have no prior experience in the military. Depending on your performance in test scores, the date you ship out and critical skill you possess, you will be given a bonus.
Enlistment Loan Repayment Program ? The maximum for this bonus is $50,000. This is a program which will help you to repay your student loans. This program was formerly known as the Student Loan Repayment Program.
Re-Enlistment/Extension Bonus ? The maximum for this bonus is $15,000. This is a bonus which is intended for service members who re-enlist for a new contract period.
*Please note that Military bonuses change over time without notice.