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The Educational Talent Search Programs at UT Arlington provide free college, career and financial aid information to over 1,000 junior high and high school students each year. Talent Search identifies and selects students who demonstrate the potential for post-secondary enrollment and provides them with the motivation and support to enroll in a program of post-secondary education (college, university, technical or vocational school) after high school graduation.





2014 UNT TASSSP Conference Scholarship Recipients


From left to right:

Jazzmine Wheeler – Juan Seguin High School 9th grade - $100.00 Scholarship
Daniel Austin – Arlington High School 11th grade - $250.00 Scholarship
Vanessa Peña - Summit International Preparatory 10th grade - $250.00
Hanna Phillips – Arlington High School - $100.00

#TRIONATION 50th Year Anniversary Video


TRIO Pre- College Programs Scholarship Application 2015


Please find attached the Pre-College Programs Scholarship Application for 2015. The application is a fillable PDF, so it is highly recommended that a student complete the application on a computer as much as possible (to avoid legibility issues), then print it and sign it before submitting it. Also attached are the scholarship standards, which outlines the requirements to be eligible and to maintain the scholarship eligibility. If you should have any questions regarding the scholarship, please let me know. The deadline is Monday, June 1, 2015 by 5:00 pm.


March 2015 Senior Scholarships
April 2015 Senior Scholarships

CONTACT US

TRiO Educational Talent Search (Main Office)
UT Arlington Campus
Telephone number 817-272-0348
Fax number 817-272-0349


TRiO Educational Talent Search
Sam Houston HS Advising Office
College & Career Center upstairs near the library
Direct Phone Number 682-867-0192


TRiO Educational Talent Search
Arlington HS Advising Office
Room A203
Direct Phone Number 682-867-8100


TS Email Address: talentsearch@uta.edu
For staff emails, click on the “STAFF” tab at the top.


Please remember to register for each activity or trip by emailing jbruton@uta.edu and give your full name, grade and school attending. We will no longer accept phone calls or Facebook notifications for registration. Thank you.


Drop-off/Pick-up location for all activities:

Planetarium Circle
700 Planetarium Place
Arlington TX 76019

For directions visit:
www.uta.edu/maps



Winter Calendar Events



REMINDER: IF A PARTICIPANT REGISTERS FOR A TRIP AND FAILS TO ATTEND WITHOUT ADVANCE NOTIFICATION, THE PARTICIPANT WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO ATTEND THE NEXT TWO TRIPS.


RECORDATORIO: SI UN PARTICIPANTE SE REGISTRA PARA UN VIAJE Y NO LOGRA ASISTIR SIN NOTIFICAR POR ADELANTADO, EL PARTICIPANTE NO SERA PERMITIDO ASISTIR LOS DOS SIGUIENTES VIAJES.


ACTIVITY: University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Campus Tour

Date: Monday, February 15, 2016 (AISD Holiday) Registration Deadline: February 8, 2016

Time: 9:30am to 3:00pm

Location: Richardson, Texas, Drop-off at UTA Allan Saxe Circle

Grade: 9th—12th grades

Note: Lunch provided. We will strictly adhere to the registration deadline.

Activity: National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) College PREP Day and STEM Activity

Date: Saturday February 27, 2016 Registration Deadline: Friday February 19, 2016.

Time: 6:45 am – 2:30 pm

Location: - Drop – Off UTA Allen Saxe Circle – Activity at Lockheed Martin Fort Worth Texas.

Grade: 9-12

What to bring: Student Identification Card.

College PREP Flyer

ACTIVITY: University of Texas (UT) Campus Tour - Austin, TX

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016 Registration Deadline: February 26, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 4:30am for check-in

Depart UTA at 5:00am

Return to UTA at 10:00pm Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 9th—11th grades only - NO SENIORS

Note: Limited to the first 40 students who register. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Travel permission forms required by the registration deadline.

ACTIVITY: Green Oaks Senior Center Volunteer Activity

Date: Saturday, March 19, 2016 Registration Deadline: March 14, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 1:30pm

Depart UTA at 2:00pm

Return to UTA at 5:00pm

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 7th —12th grades

Note: Travel permission forms required by the registration deadline. Activities will include games, reading, manicures, and conversation with the elderly residents.

ACTIVITY: University of North Texas (UNT) Campus Tour – Denton, TX

Date: Saturday, March 26, 2016 Registration Deadline: March 18, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 8:30am for check-in

Depart UTA at 9:00am

Return to UTA at 1:30pm

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 7th—12th grades

Note: Travel permission forms required by the registration deadline. Bring your own snacks or a sack lunch.

ACTIVITY: OKARK Tour (Overnight Trip to Oklahoma and Arkansas)

Date: Friday, April 8, 2016 and Saturday, April 9, 2016 Registration Deadline: March 30, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 5:00am for check-in

Depart UTA at 5:30am on April 8, 2016

Return to UTA at 6:00pm on April 9, 2016

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 11th and 12th grades only

Note: Space is limited to the first 20 females and first 16 males who register. Hotel, transportation, and meals provided. Travel permission forms required by registration deadline. It will be your responsibility to inform your school attendance clerk that you will be absent on Friday. Campus visits will include University of Oklahoma (OU), Oklahoma State University (OSU) and University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

ACTIVITY: Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) Volunteer Activity

Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016 Registration Deadline: April 8, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 1:30pm for check-in

Depart UTA at 2:00pm

Return to UTA at 5:00pm

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 7th —12th grades

Note: Students will be volunteering at Green Oaks Senior Center in Arlington. Activities will include games, reading, manicures and conversation with the elderly residents. Travel forms required by the registration deadline.

ACTIVITY: Mountain View College Campus Tour and Game Day – Dallas, TX

Date: Saturday, April 23, 2016 Registration Deadline: April 15, 2016

Time: TBD

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 7th —12th grades

Note: Lunch will be provided. Travel forms required by the registration deadline.

ACTIVITY: Green Oaks Senior Center Volunteer Activity

Date: Saturday, May 21, 2016 Registration Deadline: May 16, 2016

Time: Arrive on UTA Campus at 1:30pm for check-in

Depart UTA at 2:00pm

Return to UTA at 5:00pm

Location: Drop off and pickup at Allan Saxe Circle

For directions, refer to www.uta.edu/maps

Grade: 7th —12th grades

Note: Travel permission forms required by the registration deadline. Activities will include games, reading, manicures, and conversation with the elderly residents.


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