News Release


Upward Bound now Accepting Applications

August 17, 2017

Upward Bound (UB) is now accepting applications.  UB is a program that assists high school students in preparing for successful college entrance through academic year advising, tutoring, and a culturally rewarding summer component. UB serves six school districts: Trenton R-9, Chillicothe R-II, Gallatin R-V, Penney RII, Tri-County R-VII and Grundy R-V.  Applications and additional information can be found at or at the high school counselor’s office. Applications are due October 5, 2017. Upward Bound is 100% federally funded by the Department of Education and hosted by North Central Missouri College.