Families wanting to lock in a place for a price matching scholarship to save for their children's future are running out of time to apply. The deadline for Texas Match the Promise Foundation℠ scholarship awards is December 31st.

Match the Promise scholarship awards are available for fifth through ninth graders who are beneficiaries of a Texas Tuition Promise Fund® (TTPF) account, the state’s prepaid college tuition plan, whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less, and who are Texas residents and a dependent for tax purposes of a Texas resident.

The Match the Promise Foundation, in cooperation with the Comptroller's office, offers these competitive scholarships to encourage Texas families to save for college. Winners receive matching scholarships of tuition units worth up to $1,000 at today's prices, and top-scoring recipients can also receive one-time grants of tuition units worth $2,000 at today's prices.

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