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TRIO Talent Search PROGRAM

Empowering Your Path to Higher Education

The QuESTT Talent Search Program is a federally-funded initiative designed to unlock educational opportunities for underserved students. We partner with local middle and high schools as well as community organizations to serve students who have the potential but may lack the resources to succeed in higher education. Our comprehensive support system aims to increase high school graduation rates and encourage enrollment in postsecondary educational programs.

Talent Search Eligibility

To Be Eligible for Talent Search, a Student Should:

  • Be a Middle or High School Student

  • Have the Potential for Academic Success

  • Desire Some Type of College Education or Vocational Training After High School

  • Be the First in Their Family to Pursue a Bachelor’s Degree

  • Fit Income Eligibility Guidelines

What We Offer:

  • Academic, financial, career, and personal counseling including advice on entry or re-entry to secondary or postsecondary programs

  • Career exploration and aptitude assessments

  • Education and counseling services designed to improve the financial and economic literacy of students and parents

  • Providing access to tutoring services

  • Information about postsecondary education

  • Exposure to college campuses

  • Preparation for the ACT college entrance exam

  • Information about student financial assistance

  • Assistance in completing applications for financial aid and college admission

  • Informational workshops for families of participants


Areas we serve:

Checotah, Dewar, Hulbert, Oktaha, Wilson, Beggs, Henryetta, Morris, Porum & Sallisaw

Unlock your potential. Enroll in TRIO Talent Search today!

Checotah, Dewar, Hulbert, Oktaha, & Wilson


Lauren Million, Counselor

QuESTT, Inc. Talent Search Program


Beggs, Henryetta, Morris, Porum & Sallisaw


Ray Morris, Counselor

QuESTT, Inc. Talent Search Program  



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