TRiO Achievers Needed!

WAEOPP Spring Conference, April 22nd-24th, 2015

It's time to collect stories of success...

Each year WAEOPP recognizes TRIO alumni who have achieved personal and career success with the TRIO Achiever Award. This year we are hoping to give two TRIO Achiever Awards, and we need your help!

  • You do not need to be attending the Spring Conference to nominate an Achiever, but you do need to be a current member!

The deadline was just extended to...Friday, March 20th!

2014 TRIO Achiever: Jenny Schroth

TRIO Program Participation

Student Support Services, Ripon College, 2001-2005


  • Director of Career Services,
    Globe University, 2011 to Present
  • Assistant Director of Career Services - Internships
    St. Norbert College, 2007-2011


  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
    & Sociology/Anthropology, Ripon College, May 2005
  • Master of Arts in Counseling and Student Personnel,
    University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, May 2007

“TRIO has truly shaped me into the successful professional I am today. I easily recognize the daily struggles that many of my students’ face and find true reward in passing the mentoring I received on to my students. I can honestly say that my roots in TRIO are what energize my work every day. Thank you TRIO!”

How To Nominate a TRIO Achiever

  1. Nominator must be a current WAEOPP member.

  2. Nominee should be a TRIO alumni with at least an associate's degree completed, who has achieved a reputable position in their field of work or in the community.

  3. The two individuals selected as finalists will need to attend the Achiever banquet on Wednesday, April 22nd at 6pm at Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. The winning nominees will be notified on Friday, March 27th.

  4. How to submit the application?

The deadline is Friday, March 20th, 2015.

Alumni success stories are important for ongoing advocacy as we promote TRIO at the state and national level. Help us protect and promote the future of TRIO by nominating an Achiever today!

Questions? Email Kaitlyn Cooper at or 920-424-1310

Wisconsin Associate of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel