The following students are considered to be TRIO eligible:

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • First-generation college students
  • Meet the income guideline requirements set by the U.S. Department of Education
  • A current freshman or sophomore at Abbeville, Barbour County, Bullock County, or Eufaula High Schools
  • Must demonstrate academic potential for college
  • Interested in attending college and obtaining a two- or four-year degree
  • Commitment to actively participate in the program until high school graduation

Please note:

First-generation college student’s parents or guardians did not graduate from a four-year institution.