Servicemembers' & Veterans' Group Life Insurance
Coverage and Features
Converting Spousal SGLI Coverage
Spouses who are insured under the Family SGLI program have the option to convert Spousal Coverage to an individual policy of insurance within 120 days from any of the following events:
Other types of policies, such as Term, Variable Life, or Universal Life Insurance are not allowed as conversion policies. In addition, supplementary policy benefits such as Accidental Death and Dismemberment or Waiver of Premium for Disability are not considered part of the conversion policy.
If a spouse wishes to convert Spousal SGLI Coverage, the spouse must apply for conversion within 120 days from any of the events listed above and must also:
(a) The Servicemember's separation document (Form DD-214 or NGB-22, or written orders).
(b) The Certificate of Dissolution of Marriage the spouse and the Servicemember.
(c) The Servicemember's FSGLI Spousal declination Form SGLV-8286A.
(d) The Servicemember's SGLI declination Form SGLV-8286.
(e) The Servicemember's proof of death (Report of Casualty Form DD 1300 or civilian death certificate).
For additional information, please contact OSGLI.