ENMU TRIO Talent Search is a federally funded educational opportunity outreach program designed to motivate, retain, graduate, and ensure post-secondary enrollment for academically ambitious students in grades 6-12, students susceptible to situational risk, and veterans regardless of age.
Department of Education Program Description:
The Talent Search program identifies and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to its participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to and complete their postsecondary education. The program publicizes the availability of financial aid and assist participant with the postsecondary application process. Talent Search also encourages persons who have not completed education programs at the secondary or postsecondary level to enter or reenter and complete postsecondary education. The goal of Talent Search is to increase the number of youth from disadvantaged backgrounds who complete high school and enroll in and complete their postsecondary education.
For a full list of TRIO Talent Search Eligibility requirements, see 34 CFR 643.3.
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Application and Instructions - Please download and complete TRIO Talent Search Application; once complete, please mail the TRIO Talent Search Application to ENMU Station 9, 1500 S. Ave. K, Portales, NM 88130 or deliver to Quay Hall Room 117.
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