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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
  • Financial Aid Preparation
  • College/Vocational School Application Guidance
  • ACT and SAT Test Prep
  • 1-on-1 Guidance/Mentorship
  • and much more!
Prospective Students
Deadlines & Events

10/1/2018 - FAFSA Opens

10/1/2018 -Montezuma Cortez  High School FAFSA/
Financial Aid Night (Grades 11-12 & parents) 

10/2/2018 - Mancos High School FAFSA/Financial Aid Night (Seniors & parents)

10/3/2018 - Big Picture High School FAFSA/Financial Aid Night (Seniors & parents)

10/3/2018 - Pagosa Springs High School FAFSA/Financial Aid Night (Seniors & parents)

10/24-10/26- Fall College Tour (Grades 10-11)