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Borderland High School Equivalency Program

This program assists qualified migrant students with test preparation, free class materials and exams.  BHEP provides assistance for placement in universities, colleges, junior colleges, and vocational institutions, military services, other post-secondary activities or career positions and is funded by the U.S. Department of Education.

To qualify you need to be at least 16, not enrolled in high school and have worked in the agricultural area for 75 days in the last 2 years.  Students can also qualify if their parents, grandparents or other family members who live in their household have worked in the agricultural area.

$200 scholarships currently available. For more information call (575) 522-7463.