Educational Opportunity Centers (EOC) Program

Grant

Award

  • Award Min: $230,000.00
  • Award Max: $1,172,000.00
  • Quantity: Unknown

Timing

  • Deadline: May 23, 2011

Eligibility:
Institutions of higher education; public and private agencies and organizations, including community-based organizations with experience in serving disadvantaged youth; combinations of these institutions, agencies, and organizations; and secondary schools.

Purpose:
The Purpose Of The EOC Program Is To Provide Information Regarding Financial And Academic Assistance Available For Individuals Who Desire To Pursue A Program Of Postsecondary Education; To Provide Assistance To These Individuals In Applying For Admission To Institutions At Which A Program Of Postsecondary Education Is Offered, Including Assistance In Preparing Necessary Applications For Use By Admissions And Financial Aid Officers; And To Improve The Financial And Economic Literacy Of Participants.

Additional Info:
Rachael Couch or Geraldine Smith, U.S. Department of Education, 1990 K Street, NW., room 7000, Washington, DC 20006-8510.
Telephone: (202) 502-7600 or by e-mail: TRIO@ed.gov.
If you use a TDD, call the FRS, toll free, at 1-800-877-8339.