The Educational Opportunity Center helps you plan your educational future.  We will help you navigate through the admissions and financial aid process of the college, university, or vocational school of your choice.

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EOC Services

  • Admissions applications assistance
  • Financial Aid application assistance
  • Academic guidance
  • GED/Secondary School Guidance
  • Career Planning
  • Workshops on College Success Strategies
  • Transfer Information
  • Fee Payment assistance

EOC Requirements

  • US citizen or permanent legal resident
  • 19 years old or older
  • Bowie or Cass county resident
  • Low Income
  • First Generation College Student
  • You have never earned a certificate or degree from a college or vocational program

GED Students

Texarkana College TRIO-EOC team partners with the Adult Education & Literacy Program for students interested in earning a High School Equivalency Diploma.

Curious about career options?

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The Educational Opportunity Center team is located on the Texarkana College campus in the Nelson Administration building in the Office of Enrollments services.

Our schedule of events

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Scholarships

June

Single Parent Scholarship Fund
Deadline for Continuing Applicants Only: June 15, 2019
Must live in Arkansas or Bowie County, Texas
https://www.aspsf.org/scholarships

Empowered Future Teachers
Deadline June 30, 2019
For students pursuing a career as a preschool – 5thgrade teacher
https://www.education.com/scholarships/?cid=11.22

Building the Future Scholarship
Deadline June 30, 2019
For students pursuing a career as a preschool – 5thgrade teacher
https://www.education.com/scholarships/?cid=11.22

From classroom to classroom scholarship
Deadline June 30, 2019
For students who are pursuing a degree in education or a closely related degree
https://www.education.com/scholarships/?cid=11.22

 

July

Single Parent Scholarship Fund
Regular deadline for all applicants: July 15, 2019
Must live in Arkansas or Bowie County, Texas
https://www.aspsf.org/scholarships

The Gates Scholarship
Opens in July; Deadline in September
Must be a high school senior
https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship

 

August

Wholesale Electric Supply
Deadline August 15, 2019
Must be an electrical technology major enrolled at Texarkana College
https://www.texarkanacollege.edu/financial-aid/scholarships/

 

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*The Texarkana College Educational Opportunity Center is funded through a grant from the United States Department of Education. The grant is funded for $241,900.00 through August 31, 2021.

Overcoming Barriers EOC Scholarship fund

Applications open in the Fall of 2019

Apply for EOC Services online

Get started today, apply online for assistance from the EOC.  Descargue un formulario de solicitud en español.

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Contacts

Lee Williams III
Director of EOC
903-823-3016
email

Chaddrick Moore
EOC Coordinator
903-823-3106
email

Tenequa Martin
EOC Specialist
903-823-3356
email

Millie Serrano
EOC Specialist
903-823-3272
email