If you served in the Michigan National Guard (Army or Air) you may be entitled to a retirement benefit from the State of Michigan. You must meet the following criteria to qualify:
- Separated from service
- Age 55 or older, and
- Have served a minimum of 19 years, 6 months, and 1 day of active National Guard service in the State Defense Forces and the Michigan National Guard.
Use the links provided on the left to learn more about retirement benefits available to you through the state of Michigan. Retirement benefits may also be available through the federal government. Click to learn more at www.michigan.gov/dmva.