Upward Bound Program Now Accepting Applications

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Upward Bound Program Now Accepting Applications

August 29, 2018

The Upward Bound Program based at North Central Missouri College in Trenton will be recruiting and accepting participant applications. High school students in the Chillicothe, Gallatin, Grundy R-V of Galt, Penney of Hamilton, Trenton, and Tri-County of Jamesport school districts are invited to submit their applications by working through their high school counselor. Students who are selected to join the UB program will be able to begin in November. The deadline for Upward Bound applications is October 3rd.
Upward Bound is a 100% federally funded program that assists high school students in preparation for successful college entrance. Its purpose is to help students to overcome class, social, academic and cultural barriers to higher education through the provision of academic instruction, motivational and study skills, along with other support services necessary to give that extra “push” to those interested in attending college and finding the right career.

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