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9th-11th graders ( 13-19 years old)

      Low income

      Potential First-Generation College Student

     (Neither parent holds a bachelors degree or higher)

     Proficient in Literacy and Math (test scores)

     Need academic support

     Interested in attending a four-year college or university

     2.5 GPA or Higher

Students must have completed the 8th grade, be between the ages of 13 and 19, and have a need for academic support in order to pursue a program of postsecondary education. All students must be either from low-income families or be potential first-generation college students. The program requires that two-thirds of the participants in a project must be both low-income and potential first-generation students. The remaining one-third must be either low-income, first-generation college students, or students who have a high risk for academic failure.