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Texas Tuition Equalization Grant Program

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Texas Tuition Equalization Grant Program was established to provide grant aid to financially needy students to enable them to attend private, non-profit colleges or universities in Texas.

    Eligibility Requirements:
    -Are Texas residents or are non-resident National Merit Finalists who are receiving at least $1,000 in competitive scholarships
    -Show financial need
    -Are enrolled in an eligible institution in Texas in a degree plan leading to a first associate's, baccalaureate, master's or doctoral degree
    -Earn and maintain an overall college GPA of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and complete at least 24 credit hours per year (18 credit hours per year if a graduate student) with a minimum completion rate of 75%;
    -Enroll on at least a 3/4 basis
    -Are not receiving athletic scholarships
    -Are required to pay more tuition than they would pay to attend a public institution
    -Register for the Selective Service or are exempt from this requirement

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Grants and Special Programs
  • PO Box 12788
  • Austin, TX 78711-2788
  • grantinfo@thecb.state.tx.us
  • tel: 512-427-6101
  • fax: 512-427-6127

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