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Who can apply for an award?
You are eligible to apply for funds through the Texas National Guard Tuition Assistance Program if you are a member, in good standing, of the Texas National Guard. This includes the Texas Army National Guard, Texas Air National Guard, and the State Guard.

How much can I receive?
The amount of tuition assistance will be based on several factors. Tuition assistance will not exceed 12 semester hours per individual for any given semester/quarter/term. Funding does not cover fees. The Adjutant General's Office of the National Guard determines each student's allotment of hours.

Why should I apply?
This program can assist you with the cost of tuition at public, private, or independent institutions of higher education. Students needing financial assistance to complete their undergraduate, graduate, vocational, or technical course of study should consider applying for this program.

Where can I obtain more information?
The student should contact the unit commander of his/her National Guard, Air Guard or State Guard unit or the Education Officer, State Adjutant General’s Office, PO Box 5218/AGTX-PAE, Austin TX 78763-5218 or at 512-782-5515 or send an e-mail to The Education Office will provide instructions.

Visit the website for the Texas National Guard or
Vistit the website for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board:
Texas National Guard Tuition Assistance 

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