How to Join

The application to join the TRIO ETS program is available in both English and Spanish. 

Complete the application in English.

Complete the application in Spanish.



El formulario de solicitud para unirse al programa TRIO ETS está disponible en inglés y español. 

Completa el formulario en inglés.

Completa el formulario en español

Eligibility Requirements

TRIO Educational Talent Search can serve persons in Kent county who:

  1. Are low-income and/or potential first-generation college students (custodial parent[s] did not graduate from a 4-year college or university)
  2. Are interested in attending or returning to a 4-year college or university
  3. Are U.S. citizens or have permanent residency status
  4. Have completed the 5th grade or at least 11 years of age
  5. Have college potential (2.0 GPA or other assessment tool) -- Grade reports, test scores, attendance records, or counselor recommendations may be requested.

If you meet the eligibility criteria above, we invite you to fill out our program application below.

A paper version of the form is also available in both English and Spanish. Contact our office coordinator at [email protected] if you wish to receive a paper copy of the form. 

Students spelling TRIO with their arms

Page last modified February 7, 2024