The Classic Upward Bound & Upward Bound Math and Science programs identify and assist individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education and math/science fields. UB & UBMS programs provides academic support, career mentoring, college advising, and financial aid counseling to participants with the ultimate goal of ensuring they complete high school, and enroll in and complete a program of postsecondary education. Upward Bound programs are 100% funded by the Department of Education. For more information regarding Upward Bound programs and all other TRiO Programs visit the Department of Education website.
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ORS is proud to work closely with a team of people passionate about the education of UB/UBMS students.
The Upward Bound Program and Upward Bound Math & Science Program at ORS are each 100% federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education for $267,000 annually. All programs welcome and encourage participation by interested individuals regardless of race, national origin, gender, or disability.
Opportunity Resource Services mission is to alleviate rural poverty, increase educational attainment, and improve rates of upward mobility in rural Texas communities.