Support OTA


The Oregon TRIO Association is a 501(c)3 organization that advocates on behalf of low income and first generation college students in the state of Oregon. Our mission is to increase the number of low income and underrepresented students in higher education.

Make a one-time donation to our scholarship fund online.  Click here to be routed to PayPal.

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To make your tax-deductible donations for student scholarships with the Oregon TRIO Association, please contact:



Oregon TRIO Association provides student scholarships to Oregon TRIO Association members alumni.


Dirks TRIO Achiever Awards | Five scholarships are awarded annually: 

  • 1 scholarship to every district in Oregon
  • Each scholarship is $750 and is provided directly to the student