Upward Bound Eligibility

To be eligible to participate in the TRiO: Upward Bound Program, the student must:

  • Be a citizen of the United States or a permanent resident
  • Be either or both:
  • Be an incoming 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grader enrolled at one of the following Washington County Public Schools:
    • North Hagerstown High School
    • South Hagerstown High School
    • Williamsport High School
    • Hancock Middle Senior High School
  • Have a desire to participate in all activities and have a willingness to work hard
  • Be committed to attending post-secondary education
  • Complete the application packet and interview with Upward Bound staff