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.
-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.