The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), funded and administered by the New York State Education Department, is a financial aid program designed to help those students who are educationally and economically disadvantaged. The amount of each award is determined on an individual basis depending on need. Applicants must meet the following criteria:
1. Be a New York State resident 2. Have a New York State high school diploma or its equivalent 3. Fall within a defined income bracket or show other evidence of being economically disadvantaged 4. Meet with an EOP counselor to review additional requirements for the program
Application Form: Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and EOP application. Funds are limited, apply by May 1 prior to academic year for first consideration.