To provide financial assistance to encourage students to become Professional Nurses
- Are Texas residents
- Show financial need
- Register for the Selective Service or are exempt from this requirement
- Enroll in classes leading to Licensure as a Professional Nurse
- Enroll on at least a ½-time basis
FYI: Some, but not all funds are targeted to students from rural communities. Some are targeted to graduate students in nursing.
Only in-state (Texas) colleges or universities may participate in the program. Both public and private, non-profit colleges or universities with professional nursing programs may participate in the programs.
Your eligibility for this program is determined by the financial aid office at your college. Funds may not be immediately available to you at the beginning of the semester. Contact your college financial aid office for additional information on eligibility of availability of funds.