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Northwest Missouri State University


Participant Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for participation in Northwest Missouri State University's Upward Bound Math & Science Program.

The income guidelines refer to taxable income only, not gross income, and are provided below. For comparison to these figures, use the line for taxable income on the appropriate federal tax form (1040, 1040A, 1040EZ).

Federal TRIO Programs Annual Low-Income Levels*
(Effective January 28, 2014 Until Further Notice)

Size of
Family Unit
Max. Income
Allowed
Size of
Family Unit
Max. Income
Allowed
1 $17,505 5 $41,865
2 $23,595 6 $47,955
3 $29,685 7 $54,045
4 $35,775 8 $60,135

For family units with more than 8 members, add $6,090for each additional family member.

*The figures shown here are the family income levels established by the US Department of Education to determine eligibility for federal TRIO programs. These figures are updated each January or February.