The goal of TRIO Educational Talent Search is to increase the number of youth from disadvantaged backgrounds who complete high school and enroll in and complete postsecondary education.
The TRIO Educational Talent Search program provides academic, career, and financial counseling, publicizes the availability of financial aid, as well as assists participants with the college application process.
TRIO Educational Talent Search also encourages persons who have not completed education programs at the secondary or postsecondary level to enter or reenter and complete postsecondary education.
Step 1: Obtain an application for the Eastfield College TRIO Educational Talent Search Program
High School and Middle School students:
Click on the ETS Student Participant Application.
Click on the ETS General Community (Adult) Application.
In person: Pick up an application packet from your school counselor
or stop by the
TRIO Educational Talent Search Office
Eastfield College Pleasant Grove Campus
802 S. Buckner Blvd., Dallas, TX 75217
Step 2: Potential participants will need to complete the application form(s) and provide:
Step 3: Completed application information can be returned to the school counselor or the TRIO Educational Talent Search office.
EASTFIELD COLLEGE – PLEASANT GROVE CAMPUS
802 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75217
MAIN PHONE NUMBER: (972) 860-5373
FAX NUMBER: (972) 860-5320
MONDAY 8:00AM – 5:00PM
TUESDAY 8:00AM – 5:00PM
WEDNESDAY 8:00AM – 6:00PM
THURSDAY 8:00AM – 5:00PM
FRIDAY 8:00AM – 5:00PM
TRICIA THOMAS-ANDERSON, Director/Senior Advisor
Direct Line: (972) 860-5317
MARY DEJESUS, Program Services Specialist/Advisor 6th-8th
Direct Line: (972) 860-5321
JEFF GOINS, Program Services Specialist/Advisor 9th – 11th
Direct Line: (972) 860-5319
URSULA BRENT, Program Services Assistant II/Administration
Direct Line: (972) 860-5309
Eastfield College TRIO Educational Talent Search is 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education.