Education grants are government grants for students or teachers who are looking to complete or expand their level of education. The department of education in Texas has a budget of $49,841,926,161.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Texas schools can look into education grants in addition to scholarships. In fact, students can look at education grants as scholarships government from their local government.

Of all the people in Texas, over 79.90% have high school diplomas, over 25.50% have post secondary degrees, and over 8.50 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Texas is not cheap. Although there are student loans available, students should look into education grants first. Unlike loans, students do not have to pay back the amount they receive in grants.

Teachers in Texas need to constantly stay on top of new materials. Most teachers need to study part-time while teaching full-time at their regular day jobs in schools. The cost to study part-time can be expensive in Texas. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $46,721.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Texas's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $47,612.00.

Applying for Education Grants

Whether if you are a college or graduate student, or a teacher or professor who is looking to pursue higher education, you can apply for Texas Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Texas ensures all eligible residents in Texas can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Texas, contact Texas financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Texas are browsing from the following cities: Tatum, Holliday, Lake Dallas, Monahans, Vernon, Converse, Round Top, Clarksville, Holland, Higgins

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
“Natural Resources and Endangered Species Research and Support at Fort Hood, Texas” (apply)

Funding Number: W81EWF 22 SOI 0011
Agency: Department of Defense, Dept. of the Army -- Corps of Engineers
Category: Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Funding Amount: $977,000
Texas Partners for Conservation (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS TX 22 NOFO0001149
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $150,000
Standing Announcement for Residential (Shelter and/or Transitional Foster Care) Services for Unaccompanied Children-LICENSED AND TEXAS-EXEMPT AND FLORIDA-DELICENSED ONLY (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2022 ACF ORR ZU 0129
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - ORR
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $200,000,000
Head Start/Early Head Start Recipient -- Communities in the state of Texas (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2022 ACF OHS CH R6 0143
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $5,200,163
Advanced Monitoring and Management of the Texas Horned Lizard on Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma (apply)

Funding Number: W9132T 21 SOI 0026
Agency: Department of Defense, CEERD-CERL
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: Case Dependent
OVC FY 2021 Invited to Apply Santa Fe Texas - Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Program for Crime Victim Compensation and/or Assistance (apply)

Funding Number: O OVC 2021 49001
Agency: Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $643,020
OJJDP FY 2020 and 2021 Nonparticipating States: American Samoa (2020), Connecticut (2020 and 2021), Nebraska (2020 and 2021), New Mexico (2020), Texas (2020 and 2021), Wyoming (2020 and 2021), and Virgin Islands (2020) Solicitation (apply)

Funding Number: O OJJDP 2021 30002
Agency: Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention
Category: Law, Justice and Legal Services
Funding Amount: $3,500,000
American Indian/Alaska Native Head Start Grantee -- Polk County, Texas (apply)

Funding Number: HHS 2021 ACF OHS CI R11 1969
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families - OHS
Category: Income Security and Social Services
Funding Amount: $833,891
Natural Resources and Endangered Species Research and Support at Fort Hood, Texas (apply)

Funding Number: W81EWF 21 SOI 0015
Agency: Department of Defense, CEERD-CERL
Category: Environment
Funding Amount: $977,000
Texas Partners for Conservation (TPC) Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Announcement for Program Funding – TEXAS (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS TX 21 NOFO0001103
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000

 

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