LSC-North Harris TRIO Educational Talent Search
Welcome to the Educational Talent Search (ETS) program at Lone Star College-North Harris. ETS is a federally funded TRIO Program designed to enhance, promote, and teach the skills needed to reach academic and career heights.
The mission of Educational Talent Search is to prepare academically qualified, limited income, and first generation* Harris County youth to complete secondary school and enroll in and complete a postsecondary education of their choice. Educational Talent Search will provide academic advising, career advising, college acceptance and application process advising, financial literacy and financial aid information.
*first generation: neither parent has earned a bachelors degree.
All services provided are absolutely FREE.
For more information, or to find out if you are eligible, contact Maria Gonzalez, ETS Staff Assistant at 281-765-7852. Please feel free to browse through our website to learn more about the exciting opportunities ETS has to offer.
Academic advising Financial Literacy
College campus tours Career Exploration
Tutoring Student/Parent Workshops
Leadership Development Cultural and educational enrichment activities
Assist in completing financial aid forms, Assist in preparing for the ACT/SAT college exam
college applications, and scholarships and FREE ACT/SAT exam fee waivers
Participating Schools for school year 2018-2019
Wunderlich Intermediate Nimitz Ninth Grade Nimitz High School
Klein Forest High School Westfield High School
Who is eligible?
You may be eligible if you:
- Are enrolled at one of our target schools
- Are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
- Are in the 8th through 12th grade
- Have a household income that meets guidelines set by the US Department of Education
- Are a potential first-generation college student. Neither parent (natural or adoptive) or legal guardian has received a bachelors degree
Participants are selected without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, or physical handicap.