This award is available for Texas resident firefighters who are enrolled in courses offered as part of a fire science curriculum. Applicants must be enrolled in a public Texas college or university.
- Awarded by:
- Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Exemption from the payment of tuition and laboratory fees for courses offered as part of a fire science curriculum. To receive continuation awards, a firefighter (paid or volunteer) must meet the institution’s financial aid academic progress requirements.
- Varies, approximately 2,000 awards were disbursed last year.
Eligible students must make application for the Exemption for Firefighters Taking Fire Science Courses program directly through his/her college. Each participating college may also require additional ... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.