TRiO Educational Talent Search
To be admitted to the ETS Program, students must be committed to reaching the following goals:
- • Complete the current academic year and continue in school for the next academic
year at the next grade level
- • Complete a rigorous secondary school program of study.
- • Graduate with a regular high school diploma.
- • Enroll in an institution of higher education by the fall term immediately following
high school graduation.
- • Obtain a college degree.
ETS Participants Receive
• Tutoring services Academic, financial, and career guidance
• Career exploration and planning assistance
• Assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications step by step • Workshops to develop skills for success
• FREE trips to four year schools
• FREE trips to cultural events
• Assistance in preparing for college entrance exams
• Workshops for parents in English and Spanish to provide information and support
LTCC's Educational Talent Search program is on its second grant cycle and is currently funded to serve students from 2015-2020, in the amount of $240,000 annually.