The Georgia Association of Special Programs Personnel (GASPP)/GA TRiO is pleased to announce the 2022 Scholarship Competition in the following categories:




Doreatha S. Tyson

GA TRiO Professional


TRIO Staff are encouraged to complete the application on behalf of the students you sponsor. Please read the directions carefully to ensure all information provided is accurate and complete when the application is submitted. The submission deadline is February 7, 2022, by 11:59 PM (EST). Once an application has been submitted it cannot be amended.  You must submit the entire application a second time to replace the earlier timestamped submission. PLEASE NOTE - if multiple scholarships of the same type are submitted for the same student, only the most recent application will be accepted. A student can only be nominated for ONE Scholarship category. This applies even if the student is in more than ONE TRiO Program.


In order to receive the scholarship, sponsors must verify students’ enrollment in a post-secondary institution by September 9, 2022.  Award checks will be mailed by October 7, 2022, and made payable to the student. Only online applications will be accepted. An e-mail confirmation will be sent for all completed applications upon submission.

Any award is to be used for educational expenses or to attend professional development.


​Awards will be announced in May 2022.


If you have any questions, contact Dr. Athea Harris at (478) 387-7195 or

Submission DEADLINE is February 7, 2022 by 11:59 PM (EST)

Click below for Scholarship Overview & Hyperlinks to Apply: