This award is available for residents of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, or Oklahoma who are enrolled in one of the following public universities in Texas: Midwestern State University, Texas A&M University-Commerce, Texas A&M University-Galveston, or West Texas A&M University.
- Awarded by:
- Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
The award allows residents of neighboring states who are enrolled in an eligible Texas institution to pay a reduced tuition rate tuition cost. The award amount varies from institution to institution. Eligible students are allowed to pay a lowered non-resident tuition rate which must be at least $30 more per hour more than the resident rate.
- Approximately 1,000 waivers disbursed annually.
Eligible students must make application for the Waiver for Nonresidents Enrolled within 100 Miles of the Texas Border program directly through his/her college. The student must be able to provide the ... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.