REAP (Chapter 1607 of title 10, U.S. Code) is a benefit providing educational assistance to members of the reserve components - Selected Reserve and Individual Ready Reserve (IRR) - who are called or ordered to active service in response to a war or national emergency, as declared by the President or Congress.
The Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security (Coast Guard) determine eligibility. The Department of Veterans Affairs administers the program and pays benefits
Members of a reserve component who serve on active duty on or after September 11, 2001 under title 10, U.S.C., for at least 90 consecutive days under a contingency operation is eligible for REAP
May be entitled to receive up to 36 months of education benefits while continuing to serve in the Selected Reserve
Entitlement amounts payable under REAP are based on a percentage of the Montgomery GI BILL-Active Duty rate based on the number of continuous days served on active duty