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KU TRIO Talent Search

Empowering Wyandotte County students to realize college is a reality and their career goals are within reach.

About Talent Search


Talent Search was established in KCK
Schools served by Talent Search
Students served by Talent Search each year


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Who We Serve

We serve students who attend a middle or high school in Kansas City Kansas Public Schools who have a desire to pursue college and obtain a postsecondary educational degree
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What We Do

We offer students and their families a number of free services to help in the postsecondary decision-making process.
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To give students the best opportunities for success, we have compiled a number of resources.
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"TRIO Talent Search has impacted my life significantly. They really believe in me, and I now have the tools and guidance to get through any challenge."

F.L. Schlagle High School


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