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Eligible

Who is Eligible?

To participate in the TRiO/Talent Search Program students must:

  • Be enrolled at either Oceanside High School or El Camino High School                
  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
  • Be first-generation college bound (natural and/or adoptive parent student resides with has not completed a baccalaureate degree)
  • Meet the following family income levels determined by the U.S. Department of Education
                2015 Federal Low Income Guidelines
(Effective January 28, 2015)
FAMILY SIZE:
TAXABLE INCOME:
1
< $17,655
2
< $23,895
3
< $30,135
4
< $36,375
5
< $42,615
6
< $48,855
7
< $55,095
8 < $61,335


Per federal guidelines two-thirds of participants selected must meet both income guidelines and first generation eligibility criteria.



TRiO/Talent Search Program is made possible by a federal grant provided by the U.S. Department of Education and in collaboration with California State University San Marcos, Oceanside High School and El Camino High School.

  ALL SERVICES ARE FREE