The Conditional Grant Program is a grant that will provide financial assistance to eligible economically disadvantaged students interested in working for the Texas Department of Transportation. The grant consists of tuition, fees and stipend. The Conditional Grant Program is available to eligible students pursuing a degree in engineering or a TxDOT-approved operational business discipline. The Conditional Grant Program will consider both Texas public and private four-year institutions.
To qualify for the Conditional Grant Program, you must: be economically disadvantaged according to the Federal Poverty Guidelines; be a Texas resident eligible to work in the United States; have either a minimum high school grade point average of 3.00 on a four-point scale, a minimum score of 900 on the SAT, or a minimum score of 21 on the ACT; plan to attend an accredited four-year Texas public or private college or university as a full-time student; declare an intent to seek a four-year degree in civil engineering or a TxDOT-approved operational business discipline; agree to work at TxDOT for two years immediately following graduation; and not be more than 30 days delinquent in providing child support under a court order or written repayment plan.