Texas Emergency Aid Grant Program
In partnership with the Greater Texas Foundation and Trellis Foundation, the Texas Higher Education Foundation is offering the Texas Emergency Aid Grant Program. This Emergency Aid grant opportunity supports colleges and universities affected by COVID-19 pandemic related disruptions.
Allowable Uses of Grant Fund: 1) Emergency financial assistance to help all current students address basic needs created by unexpected college closures and other COVID-19 pandemic related disruptions, including housing, health care, technology needs, and childcare needs. These funds may be used for direct aid to students and for other supports addressing students’ basic needs to continue their enrollments such as food pantries, clothes closets, etc.; and/or 2) Support to institutions through evidence-based technical assistance delivered by selected partner(s) to develop or improve capacity, infrastructure, policies and procedures for emergency aid programs.
If you have any questions, please contact us at Melissa.Henderson@thecb.state.tx.us.