To qualify for the TRiO - Upward Bound “Pre-Collegiate” Program, applicants must:
- Be a citizens or national of the United States
- Be a potential first-generation college student; OR
- Meet low income qualifications (established by the Department of Education based on the household size and taxable income)
- Must demonstrate a need for academic support, in order to pursue successfully a program of education beyond high school.
- Be a high school 9th -11th grader
2/3 of all accepted participants must be low-income and first generation. See Federal Register Part III Department of Education 34 CFR Part 645.3
If you have an interest in becoming and active participant of the Upward Bound “Pre-Collegiate” Program, please contact us at 903-886-5833.