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HEOP is funded jointly by participating colleges and the New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program, and supported, in part, by a grant from the New York State Education Department.
 
All HEOP students must be New York State residents (including undocumented immigrants) and must meet both financial and academic guidelines. <ref name="HEOP Report">{{cite journal|last=Higher Education Opportunity Program|title=Higher Education Opportunity Program Final Report Part I|year=1970}}</ref> The HEOP program was funded under Title V of the [[Elementary and Secondary Education Act]] of 1965 and was approved by Governor [[Nelson Rockefeller]] of New York.<ref name="HEOP Report" />
 
The program provides grants ranging from $40,000-$61,000 to more than 50 colleges to fund students admitted through HEOP. <ref name="HEOP Report" />