Educational Opportunity Center News

UT Gets $2.3 Million to Help Low-income Adults in TN, GA, NC Pursue Higher Education

Low-income adults in Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina’s rural areas will now have greater access to postsecondary education, thanks to a federal grant recently awarded to UT Knoxville. UT’s Educational Opportunity Center has received a five-year, $2.3 million competitive grant from the US Department of Education.