Talent Search is a college preparatory program funded by the US Department of Education. We assist students interested in any postsecondary institutions, two and four year colleges and universities, as well as technical/vocational schools.
Talent Search serves 1242 students from 11 high schools and 22 middle schools. An educational advisor visits each school bi-weekly or monthly to meet with program participants. Program services are provided at no cost to qualified participants, including college visits and cultural trips.
Founded in 1965, the Talent Search program identifies and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. Our services include:
for current Talent Search students
Let’s take a trip to the Florida Keys. Educators will take students on an underwater experience that will amaze and educate. We will have a drawing for either a Wal-Mart or Amazon gift card.
Join us for a tour of these two schools in New York. An experienced tour guide will provide us with a tour of both campuses and the surrounding area. Students in attendance will be eligible for a random drawing to win either a Wal-Mart or Amazon gift card.
A hands-on workshop where you will explore the chemical reactions and create substances that bubble up and stretch out. You will also explore the transfer of food energy by observing what an owl consumed. Students who attend will be entered into a drawing to win either a Wal-Mart or Amazon gift card. The signup deadline is March 19.
Annie Hogan Byrd 106
(423)636-7300 ext. 5225
(423)636-7442 ext. 5275
(423)636-7442 ext. 5138
(423)636-7442 ext. 5232
(423)636-7442 ext. 5217
(423)636-7442 ext. 5219