If you borrowed a Federal Direct
Loan or Consolidated DirectLoan on or after
October 1, 2008,no interest will accrue for
a period of up to 60 monthsif you are serving in a
hostile area that qualifies youfor special pay.
You must provide
proof of deploymentby submitting one
of the following:
A certifying official's
statement and signature.
Military orders showing you
are serving in a hostile area.
A Leave and Earnings
Statement showing youare receiving hostile
or imminent danger pay.
For more information, please
visit the Federal Student Aidwebsite.
The appearance of
U.S. Departmentof Defense (DoD) information
does not imply or constituteDoD endorsement.