Eligibility

Categories

LIMITED INCOME
 
See chart below
FIRST-GENERATION
 
Neither parent/guardian has earned a baccalaureate degree.
DOCUMENTED PHYSICAL OR LEARNING CHALLENGES

TRiO regulations define an individual with disabilities as "a person who has a diagnosed physical, mental, or learning impairment that substantially limits that person's ability to participate in the educational experiences and opportunities offered by the grantee institution." Thus, for eligibility purposes, academic need considerations are primary.
 
Size of Family
Unit
Maximum
Annual Income
 
(Applies in the 48
contiguous states)
1.  
$18,210
2.  
$24,690
3.  
$31,170
4.  
$37,650
5.  
$44,130
6.  
$50,610
7.  
$57,090
8.  
$63,570