Educational Opportunity Centers (EOC) Program
|Source:||U.S Dept. Of Education|
|Program:||Educational Opportunity Centers (EOC) Program|
|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.|
|Period:||Up to 60 months|
|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.
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