The TEXAS (Towards Excellence, Access and Success) Grant offers valuable financial aid opportunities to ensure that financially needy, well-prepared high school graduates can pursue higher education. This grant is designed to support Texas residents who demonstrate financial need, making college more accessible.

Grade Level/Age
High School Senior
The Texas Legislature
Award information


Eligibility Requirements
  • Applicants must be classified as Texas residents by the institution
  • Must be registered with Selective Service, or be exempt
  • Enrollment at least 3/4 time
  • Cannot hold a baccalaureate degree
  • Must not have a felony or controlled substance-related conviction
  • Priority consideration for high school graduation and military pathway recipients