Educational Aide Exemption

Program Purpose

To encourage certain Educational Aides to complete full teacher certification by providing need-based exemptions from the payment of tuition and certain mandatory fees at Texas public institutions of higher education.

Eligibility Requirements

TEA 2018-19 school year Teacher Shortage Areas:

Application Process

Complete the admissions and financial aid process at your college, including the FAFSA or TASFA.
Submit your completed EAE application to Financial Aid office.
List of participating institutions (PDF)

o Educational Aide Exemption 2018-19 Application (PDF)
o Educational Aide Exemption 2017-18 Application (PDF)

Additional Information