Upward Bound, a year-round federal program designed to help local high school students plan and prepare for the college of their choice, is now accepting applications.
To be eligible for Upward Bound, students must be in 9-12th grade, be income-eligible OR from a family in which neither parent has graduated from a four-year college, be a United States citizen and have the potential to continue their education beyond high school. Preference will be given to applicants whose cumulative GPA is at least a 2.5.
The program is accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year until May 1, 2022.
For more info on how to apply for the program, click here.