The purpose of the program is to provide grant aid to financially needy students enrolled in Texas public two-year colleges. Applicants must: - Be classified by the institution as a Texas resident - Show financial need - Have a 9 month EFC of no more than $5,233 - Register for the Selective Service, unless exempt - Not be concurrently receiving a renewal TEXAS Grant; and - Be enrolled at least half time and awarded in the first 30 hours (or its equivalent) of an associate's degree or certificate program (excluding credits for dual enrollment or by examination) - Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime involving a controlled substance Students who continue in college and who meet program academic standards can receive awards for up to 75 semester credit hours, for four years, or until they receive an associate's degree, whichever comes first. Eligibility ends once 75 semester credit hours have been attempted unless the student is granted a hardship extension. The academic requirements for continuing in the program are listed on the website. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Visit www.hhloans.com or www.collegeforalltexans.com for more information.
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