***Must have Lone Star Access
The Texas National Guard has new full-time positions available for the Southwest Border Mission. These positions offer an array of benefits to you and your family if you volunteer: full active-duty pay, Tricare, housing allowance, family separation pay, and additional per diem. Click the above banner to access the volunteer page on your CAC-enabled computer, or contact your readiness NCO for more information. Units will contact volunteers and provide further details about the mission.
Volunteers must be medically and administratively deployable and not in a unit pending mobilization within the next 12 months. In addition, the following personnel cannot volunteer for the mission:
- ChalleNGe program employees
- Counterdrug Personnel
- R&R BN assigned personnel to include RSP Warriors
- Personnel deemed TAG essential staff
- ROTC cadets
Q: Are you accepting Soldiers from states other than Texas?
A: Currently, only Texas Army and Air National Guard Members are eligible for this border operation.