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Upward Bound

Upward Bound is a federally funded program designed to assist students in improving their academic skills, successfully completing their high school education, enrolling in and graduating from post-secondary institutions.

The Upward Bound program develops the academic and motivational potential of students in the 9th through 12th grades to prepare them for college success.

The program is free to all participants and is available to students at:

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Who qualifies?

Applicants must be (now recruiting for 2016 - 2017):

  • Entering the 9th - 11th grades in Irving ISD
  • Within income guidelines established by the federal government and/or a first-generation college student (ask us if you are unsure)
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident

English Application
Spanish Application

Don't have a printer?

Fill out the online form and we will mail you a printed copy of the application.
English intake form
Spanish intake form

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