The mission of the TRiO Talent Search program is to provide student-centered support to 600 individuals who are first-generation and/or income eligible, and who might not otherwise have the opportunity or personal support to graduate from high school or enroll into post-secondary education.

TRiO Talent Search has coordinators in three area schools, including Trimble and Miller middle and high schools, and Tri-County Career Center. Services include but are not limited to the following:


  • Assistance with academic support/tutoring
  • Secondary course selection
  • FAFSA completion
  • Scholarships
  • College admission & test preparation
  • Campus & career exploration visits
  • Financial literacy
  • Academic & Test Prep Tutoring

Contact info: 740-753-5451 or

TRiO Application

Hocking College

Funding for TRiO Staff and Services is provided by the US Department of Education