Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board/Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG) Program

Renewable award for Texas residents enrolled at least three-quarter time at an independent college or university in Texas in a degree program that does not lead to ordination or licensure to preach. Non-residents who are National Merit Finalists and are receiving at least $1,000 in scholarships may also receive awards. Awards are based on financial need. Renewal awards also require the student to maintain a minimum overall college GPA of at least 2.5, complete at least 24 SCH's each year (18 SCH's for students in graduate programs), and complete a minimum of 75% of classes attempted each year. Priority deadline to complete the FAFSA is March 15. Must not be receiving athletic scholarship concurrently. Contact college/university financial aid office for application information.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1 - $4,875
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Financial Aid Office of relevant institution.
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
PO Box 12788
City, State, Zip
Austin, TX , 78711-2788

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