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TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION'S CONDITIONAL GRANT PROGRAM

    Texas Department of Transportation
    HRD/Employment Opportunities Section
    Conditional Grant Program Coordinator
    125 East 11th Street
    Austin, TX  78701-2483
    Phone:  866-554-4330 or 512-416-2994
    www.txdot.gov/jobs/recruitment/conditional-grant-program.html  
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    The Conditional Grant Program is available to eligible full-time 
    students pursuing a degree in civil engineering or a department 
    approved operational discipline at Texas public and private four-year
    institutions.

    To qualify, the student must be economically disadvantaged and agree 
    to work for TxDOT for two years immediately following graduation.  
    Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale), a minimum of 
    900 on the SAT, or a minimum of 21 on the ACT.  Students already 
    enrolled in an undergraduate program are eligible if they meet income 
    and other requirements.
    
    Students accepted into the program receive up to $3,000 per semester or 
    $6,000 per academic year, based on financial need.

    Visit website for complete eligibility requirements and to fill out an
    application.  Application Deadline is March 1.