Texas Senate Bill 8 EMS Scholarship FAQs

Get answers to questions for students, educational programs, EMS providers, and Texas RACs about Texas EMS Scholarships.


The Texas Legislature has set aside funds to educate and train EMS personnel. Scholarships are available based on documented need, with special attention given to rural and underserved areas within the state. Courses can be in-person, online, or hybrid.


If you have additional questions about Texas EMS Scholarships that are not answered above, please email emsinfo@dshs.texas.gov.