Voluntary Education Programs in Overseas Areas
|Publication Date:||14 March 2013|
PURPOSE. This instruction:
a. Reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 1322.19 (Reference (a)) in accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5124.02 (Reference (b)) and pursuant to DoDD 1322.08E (Reference (c)) to establish policy, assign responsibilities, and prescribe uniform procedures consistent with DoDI 1322.25 (Reference (d)) for the delivery of voluntary education programs and services provided to Service members serving in overseas areas, whether assigned to an enduring or permanent location or deployed to a contingency location.
b. Provides guidance to prevent unnecessary duplication of postsecondary programs.
c. Establishes, in accordance with DoDI 5105.18 (Reference (e)), both the DoD Joint Service Voluntary Education Contingency Operation (JSVECO) and the DoD Joint Service Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS) Voluntary Education Board, referred to in this instruction as the "Overseas Voluntary Education Board."
APPLICABILITY. This instruction applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (referred to collectively in this instruction as the "DoD Components").