SLU Talent Search, also known as Educational Talent Search, currently serves 501 disadvantaged students in grades 6 through 12 in St. Louis Public Schools.
Roosevelt High School, Sumner High School and Vashon High School
Cole Middle School and Long Middle School
Educational Talent Search identifies and assists students from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. Our goal is to increase the number of these students who complete high school as well as enroll in and complete postsecondary educational credentials.
In addition to endless encouragement, Educational Talent Search provides academic, career and financial counseling to its participants. We educate students and families about the availability of financial aid and assist with the application process for both financial aid and postsecondary opportunities.
Educational Talent Search also encourages people who have not completed educational programs at the secondary or postsecondary level to reenter the educational pipeline and complete postsecondary educational credentials.
We provide the following services to middle and high school students participating in the program:
Information you provide is used to determine eligibility for the program, so please answer all questions truthfully and completely.