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Fair Share

The Council for Opportunity in Education (COE) is the national organization dedicated to furthering the expansion of postsecondary opportunities for low-income and first-generation students. COE supports the work of approximately 3,000 TRIO programs and professionals in many ways, including:

  • Advocacy on Capitol Hill

  • Educational resources

  • Pell Institute – the first research institute to specifically address issues influencing educational opportunities that impact low-income, first-generation and disabled college students.

  • Stokes Institute for Opportunity in STEM Education – whose purpose is to expand college access and improve college retention for low-income, first-generation and minority students.

  • Communications on advocacy issues, policy and regulations

  • Training opportunities


To visit the COE Fair Share page, please click the link below.

COE Fair Share web page



Thank you,

Jane Kimball Foley
NEOA Fair Share Coordinator