About the Scholarship

Texas Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG) is accredited by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG) is a state program to the people of Texas. The scholarship program was started to provide financial aid to students with financial need to help them to attend their schools, colleges or universities in Texas.

How to apply for this scholarship program grant?

  • The students must have been completed their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application before applying for this grant.

  • Official transcripts and eligible SAT/ACT scorecards must be provided by the student.

  • Your eligibility for this program is determined by the financial aid office at your college. 

  • Candidates must demonstrate financial need to meet the eligibility.


Texas Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG) amounts to

  • This scholarship provides up to $3,420 per year and undergraduate students with Exceptional Financial Need (defined as students with an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) less than or equal to $1,000) up to $5,130. 
  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the availability of funds and students meeting their eligibility.


Deadline information

Applications are to be submitted by the end of March 01, 2020. Applications and other related informations are available on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be classified by the institution as a Texas resident.

  • The applicant must be registered with Selective Service or be exempt and must be an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in degree plan leading to a first associate, baccalaureate, masters,

  • A professional, or doctoral degree (excluding degree plans that are intended to lead to religious ministry).

  • An applicant should be earned 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.