Exemption for Texas Veterans (Hazlewood Exemption)

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Awarded By

Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Award Amount

Provides education benefit of up to 150 hours of tuition exemption, including most fee charges, at public institutions of higher education in Texas.


Varies, approximately 17,500 awards were disbursed in the previous academic year.

Additional Information

The purpose of the Hazlewood Exemption (Hazlewood Act) is to provide an education benefit to honorably discharged or separated Texas veterans and to eligible dependent children and spouses of Texas veterans.

Deadline Info

Additional information about this program is available from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and Texas Veterans Commission website. To apply, students must complete the ApplyTexas onlin ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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