Texas Public Education Grant






The CPD TPEG program puts the adult learner on a fast track to entry-level employment. Please refer to the general TPEG flyer.


For TPEG information, contact:

Email: CommunityEducation@sjcd.edu

Phone: 281-478-3636


Basic Eligibility

  • Demonstrated Financial Need
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Not be in default of student loan or have prior balance due to college


Please note that individual training programs may require specific prerequisites such as: High School diploma/GED, negative TB screening, and/or a background check.



For those who qualify, TPEG will provide financial assistance in the form of need-based scholarships. A limited number of scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis during the fall and spring semesters only.


For most programs, the grant covers the entire cost of tuition (course cost). Students may be responsible for purchasing books and/or supplies.


Available during Fall and Spring Semesters

To request an application, please call 281.478.3636 or send an email to CommunityEducation@sjcd.edu. You can also pick up a packet by visiting the CPD Registration Office at the Central, North or South campus.


To apply, you will need to gather the required documentation and forms:

  1. Copy of your signed 2017 Tax Return
  2. Copies of your 2017 W2s
  3. Download and print the Texas Application for State Financial Aid  (TASFA) 2019 -2020 Application