Texas Reskilling Grant Program

Student Eligibility

  • Texas resident eligible for in-state tuition as determined by HCC
  • Have filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Have affirmed they were affected by COVID-19
  • Students who have previously attended an accredited postsecondary institution but have not attended college classes during Fall 2021 or Spring 2022
  • New students must have graduated high school prior to January 2022
  • Are enrolled in an eligible undergraduate or short-term workforce credential program (either full-time or part-time)
  • Last dollar funding program for any grants except Pell grants
  • Title IV eligible students may receive up to $2,500
  • Students must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements


If you are eligible for a Reskilling Grant award, keep and eye on your HCC MyEagle account for a communication from the Financial Aid Office. There is no application required to receive this grant money, students who meet the above criteria will automatically be awarded.