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Educational Talent Search

TRIO Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a federally funded grant program sponsored by Colorado State University-Pueblo that is driven by our mission to empower first-generation, low-income students in Pueblo, CO to attend college and graduate.

ETS will help 500 middle and high school students annually at Pueblo City Schools with career exploration and secondary school success initiatives as well as transitions.

Why Apply?

We will break down the barriers that hold our students back from succeeding in college and beyond.

Application

Services

  • Career Exploration
  • Tutoring and Mentoring
  • College Preparation
  • Academic Success Workshops
  • Campus Tours and Field Trips
  • After School Programs
  • Assistance in applying for Financial Aid, Scholarships, and College Admissions

TRIO Educational Talent Search provides college readiness services regardless of sex, age, parental status, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability.

It's for you if:

  • Enrolled at a participating school
    • Middle Schools:
      • ​Risley
      • Roncalli
      • Pueblo Academy of Arts
    • High Schools:
      • ​South HS
      • Central HS
      • East HS
      • HOPE at Alpha Learning Academy
  • A U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

(Priority give to students who qualify as low-income, potential first-generation college student, and that have a minimum 2.5 GPA)

Join ETS

Fill out an ​application now (you may also obtain an application from your school's counselor).

For help filling out your application call 719.549.2538

Application

Spring 2022 Registration

Registration Opens October 18, 2021.

To register for Spring 2022 courses, students will need to meet with their academic success coach or faculty mentor, submit proof of vaccination or exemption, and self-register through Banner.

Vaccination Requirement and Exemptions

Student wearing face mask

The university's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy includes the COVID-19 vaccination unless an exemption is filed.

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