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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



Fall 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: Participant & Parent Fall Orientation

Date: September 10, 2015 Registration Deadline: September 8, 2015

Please register at jbruton@uta.edu

Time: 6:30 to 8:30pm

Location: UTA Campus Veterans Assistance Center, 406 Summit Ave. Arlington, TX 76019

Grade: All grades & parents

Note: Come and meet the Talent Search staff. Find out about upcoming activities. Sign release forms for the 2015 academic year. Handbook review.

ACTIVITY: Texas A&M Commerce Campus Tour

Date: September 21, 2015 (Not a school holiday) Registration Deadline: September 10, 2015

Please register at jbruton@uta.edu

Time: Depart at 8:00am, Return at 3:30pm

Location: Commerce, TX

Grade: 11th & 12th grades only

Note: Updated travel forms required; pre-approval needed from your school attendance clerk (Not a school holiday); lunch will be provided.

ACTIVITY: AISD College Night at UTA

Date: September 24, 2015 Registration Deadline: No registration required

Time: 6:30 to 8:30pm

Location: UTA Maverick Activities Center

Grade: 9th-12th grades

Note: AISD sponsored event.

ACTIVITY: Navarro Junior College Campus Tour

Date: October 10, 2015 Registration Deadline: October 2, 2015

Please register at jbruton@uta.edu Time:Depart at 8:00am, return at 3:00pm

Location: Corsicana, TX

Grade: Rising 9th-12th grades

Note: Updated travel forms required; lunch provided.

ACTIVITY: Youth Education Success (Y.E.S.) Summit 2015 Theme: "Imagine the Possibilities"

Date: October 10, 2015 Registration Deadline: TBD

Time: 8:30am to 1:30pm

Location: UTA Campus – Nedderman Hall

Grade: Rising 9th-12th grades

Note: teen-focused event that provides valuable, educational workshops and resources to both students and parents; breakfast and lunch provided.

ACTIVITY: Mission Arlington Volunteer Activity

Date: October 17, 2015 Registration Deadline: October 15th

Time: 8:30am to 12:30pm

Location: Drop off and pick up at Planetarium Circle, UTA Campus. We will walk to Mission Arlington.

Grade: 7th-12th grades

Note: We will be volunteering at Mission Arlington for 3 hours. If you need a certificate for proof of volunteer hours for any of your organizations or clubs, please let us know.

ACTIVITY: Texas Tech Campus Tour

Date: November 23, 2015 (AISD School Holiday) Registration Deadline: November 13, 2015

Please register at jbruton@uta.edu

Time: Depart at 5:30am, Return at 9:00pm

Location: Lubbock, TX

Grade: Rising 9th-12th grades

Note: Updated travel forms required; lunch and dinner provided.


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