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ETSP Appli​​cation

Who is eligible to apply?

The Educational Talent Search Program assists Aldine area residents and students who attend high school, middle school or intermediate school in the Aldine Independent School District. Two out of three Talent Search members must meet federal economic guidelines and live in a house where neither parent has a bachelor's degree. To join UHD's Educational Talent Search program you must also be:

Blue Checkwilling to participate in program activities
Blue Checkplanning to attend a college, university or training program after h.s. graduation
Blue Checkfrom 11 to 27 years of age and/or a fifth grade graduate
Blue Checka citizen or permanent resident of the United States
Blue Checkable to demonstrate the potential to succeed in post-secondary education
Blue CheckNOT enrolled in a program of postsecondary education or have a college degree

If you meet these criteria and you are interested in joining Talent Search, please contact us at (713) 221-8992 to receive an application packet. Or, print the middle or high school application below, and all of the accompanying forms below and mail them to our office.        

Program Application

Scholarship Application

Program Brochure

Educational Talent Search Program
University of Houston-Downtown
Houston, TX 77002
One Main Street N215
(713) 221-8992       

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Last updated 3/14/2019 7:49 AM