Association for Equality and Excellence in Education, Inc.
AEEE is a regional association of Academic professionals, administrators, faculty, staff, student alumni, parents, and policymakers dedicated to serving and furthering the opportunities for low-income, first-generation students, veterans, and students with disabilities in New York and New Jersey.
Association of Special Programs in Region Eight, Inc.
ASPIRE, Inc.’s mission is to increase the educational and success opportunities for low-income and first-generation college students through advocacy, professional development, and legislative awareness (Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming).
Caribbean Association of Educational Opportunity Programs
The Caribbean Association of Educational Opportunity Programs is committed to the development and excellence of the TRIO programs. CAEOP (née ACPOE) promotes access, retention, and opportunity for disadvantaged and minority youth in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Educational Opportunity Association
The Educational Opportunity Association is a non-profit consortium of professionals with the specific purpose of leveling the playing field of educational opportunity for first-generation, low-income, and disabled students. EOA is the representative professional body for colleges, universities, and agencies that host federally-funded TRIO educational opportunity programs within ten states in the great Midwest (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin).
Mideastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel
The mission of the Mid-Eastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (MEAEOPP) is to assist low-income, first-generation, and traditionally underrepresented students in overcoming the economic, physical, academic, and social barriers that make access to higher education difficult, if not impossible. This regional association includes educational opportunity personnel from Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Northwest Association of Educational Opportunity Programs
The Northwest Association of Educational Opportunity Programs promotes education development, improvement, and extension to non-traditional individuals. NAEOP represents professional educators who work with low-income, first-generation, and disabled students throughout the Northwest (Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington).
New England Educational Opportunity Association
The New England Educational Opportunity Association, or NEOA, is an organization of professionals actively interested in ensuring equal educational opportunities in higher education. Founded in 1972, NEOA has a membership of more than 300 educators throughout the six New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont).
Southeastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel
The Southeastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel is an eight-state southeast regional association (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee) dedicated to the professional development and support of TRIO professionals and the advocacy of the TRIO movement.
Southwest Association of Student Assistance Programs
The purpose of SWASAP is to provide support, training, and encouragement to TRIO professionals within the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas to strengthen their endeavor to serve the national and regional needs of the targeted population.
Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel
The Western Association of Educational Opportunity Personnel is one of 10 regional associations dedicated to furthering educational opportunities for low-income, first-generation and disabled students. WESTOP consists of six chapters — Arizona, Central California (CenCal), Nevada, Northern California (NorCal), Pacific Islands (PIC), and Southern California (SoCal).
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