TRIO Talent Search

TRiO Talent Search
Serving more than 600 7th-12th grade students in
Durango, Mancos, Cortez, Ignacio and Pagosa Springs.


Welcome to TRIO Talent Search

TRiO Talent Search is a federally funded program managed by the U.S. Department of Education. Our objective is to encourage and assist middle school and high school students who are first generation and/or low-income families pursue a post-secondary education.

Our services include:

  • Academic Advising
  • Career Exploration
  • Study Skill Development
  • College Tours
  • Finacial Aid Preparation
  • College/Vocational School Application Guidance
  • ACT and SAT Test Prep
  • 1-on-1 Guidance/Mentorship
  • and much more!

Deadlines & Events

9/10--ACT Test Day
9/12--DHS Junior Night
9/16--ACT Registration for October 22 Test
9/19--DHS Jr/Sr Night
9/25--Denver National College Fair (NACAC)
9/27--Quest Bridge Application is Due
9/30--Daniels Scholarship Opens
10/1--FAFSA Opens (this is new for 2016-2017)
10/1--SAT Test Day

10/12-10/14--FALL COLLEGE TOUR!  We will  visit several Colorado and Wyoming colleges on one fantastic tour in October.  More information should be available soon.  Email kmbrush@fortlewis.edu with any questions.