The Educational Talent Search Program (ETS) assists qualified youth, who have desire and potential, to complete secondary school and undertake a program of post-secondary education. The (ETS) provides guidance, access and information on the processes of college admissions, financial aid and scholarships available for post-secondary study. (ETS) exposes students to the college environment with college visits, cultural enrichment activities and opportunities for character and leadership development. The Talent Search Program motivates students in the El Paso Community to complete their education.
The Educational Talent Search Program is dedicated to creating, promoting and supporting a college bound culture in the south-side El Paso community.
To provide academic support to (ETS) students, track progress, ensure completion of a high school diploma and subsequent college enrollment.
To provide college accessibility by educating participating students and parents about the college admissions and financial aid processes and facilitating their completion of related applications and forms.
To ensure the exposure of low-income, first-generation college bound students to university life and the benefits of a college education.