Eligibility Requirement

What is needed

Educational Talent Search seeks students who:

  • Display motivation to succeed in middle and graduate high school
  • Demonstrate the potential to enroll into college.

Students are selected based on the following eligibility requirements set by the U.S. Department of Education:

  • Students in grades 6—12
  • 11 years old or older
  • First-generation college student (neither parent has received a 4-year college degree)
  • Meets federal income guidelines
  • S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Needs assistance to ensure graduation from high school
  • Enrolled in one of AICC ETS’s targeted CMS middle or high school (See Top Middle Section)