OTA Last Mile Award Form

Oregon TRIO Last Mile award

The Oregon TRIO Association’s Last Mile Award is designed to provide financial assistance to post-secondary students who are at risk of having to drop out in their last year before graduation.  Amounts awarded will be at the discretion of the Oregon TRIO Association and will be based on the circumstances and needs of the applicant.  Awards amount can be as high as your unmet need.

Who Can Apply

  • OTA is considering all post-secondary students, regardless of GPA, for this opportunity who are currently enrolled in a TRIO program.
  • Students must be within 45 credits of completing their degree.

Winter 2022 Last Mile Award

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    The student will need to submit the current status of Pell Grant & Student Loan eligibility. Instructions to view this information can be found here: https://oregontrio.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2021/11/Financial-Aid-Instructions-1.pdf
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 49 MB.
    Download the Template for this document here: https://oregontrio.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2021/11/Last-Mile-Education-Plan-Fillable.pdf
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    Meet with your TRIO advisor and complete the Last Mile TRIO Checklist demonstrating support from your TRIO program. This form will be completed by your TRIO advisor. The document can be found here: https://oregontrio.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2021/11/Last-Mile-TRIO-Checklist-1.pdf
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