Exemption for Firefighters Taking Fire Science Courses

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
Award Amount:

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 satisfactofy academic progress, as determined by the institution.

Varies, approximately 2,000 awards were disbursed last year.
Deadline Info:

Students must apply for this award through his or her college or university. Student must provide the college registrar proof of employment as a paid fire fighter, and enroll in the courses of a Fire ... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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Award Amount:$1,000
Application Deadline: See Details