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NCEOC Eligibility

Who does NCEOC serve?

2012 Federal TRIO Programs Low-Income Levels have been posted on the Department of Education’s web site

current Federal TRIO Programs Current Year Low Income Levels.

Effective January 26, 2012:

Size of Family Unit

48 Contiguous States,
D.C., and Outlying Jurisdictions



































For family units with more than eight members, add the following amount for each additional family member: $5,940 for the 48 contiguous states, the District of Columbia and outlying jurisdictions; $7,425 for Alaska; and $6,825 for Hawaii.
The term "low-income individual" means an individual whose family's taxable income for the preceding year
did not exceed 150 percent of the poverty level amount.
The figures shown under family income represent amounts equal to 150 percent of the family income levels established by the Census Bureau for determining poverty status. The poverty guidelines were published by
the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in the Federal Register, Vol. 77, No. 17, January 26, 2012,
pp. 4034-4035


  • Adults whose annual income is:

  • Persons who are the first in their family to attend college (postsecondary educational institutions) and are over 19 years old

  • High school graduates who have not attended another school since high school

  • Parents of Head Start children

  • Single heads of household

  • CalWORKS recipients

  • Individual who did not finish high school or college

  • Persons with disabilities

  • Veterans

  • Persons who do not speak English

  • Retail and agricultural workers who make a low-wage and who do not have access to technology