The purpose of the program is to provide grant aid to students with financial need who are enrolled in public two-year community colleges, public technical colleges or public state colleges in Texas. Funding is limited. Applicants must: - Be classified by the institution as a Texas resident - Show financial need - Register for the Selective Service, unless exempt - Be enrolled at least half time as an undergraduate at an eligible 2-year institution. - Not have attempted more than 30 semester credit hours (excluding credits for dual enrollment or by examination) - Not have already earned an associates or baccalaureate degree - Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime involving a controlled substance Eligible students may receive from $3,422 to $6,476 in funds for the 2021-2022 academic year, depending on the type of college attended: Public Community College - $1,711 per semester Public State College - $2,143 per semester Public Technical Institute - $3,238 per semester Students continuing in college and who meet program academic standards can receive awards as well. The academic requirements for continuing in the program are listed on the website. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Visit www.collegeforalltexans.com for more information.
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