Who is eligible for the Empowering Appalachia Talent Search Program?

Students are selected based on one or more of the following criteria:

  • High School or GED Graduates
  • Individuals who have not completed High School and wish to obtain a High School diploma or GED
  • Individuals who left a college or vocational training program before completion and wish to resume their education
  • Family Income Meets Federal Guidelines
  • First Generation (neither parent completed a four-year college degree)

The Federal Income guidelines for TRIO may be found here.