Upward Bound is a federally funded TRIO program that offers challenging pre-college experiences to students of high academic ability. Its goal is to generate skills and motivation necessary for success in high school and college through an academic year program and a six-week summer residential program.
Castleton Upward Bound is 100% federally funded at $262,500 annually.
Attend an information session at your high school. We visit the following Rutland County High Schools each fall:
Fair Haven Union High School
Granville High School
Mill River Union High School
Poultney High School
Proctor High School
Rutland High School
West Rutland School
Ask your school's guidance office for an application or download an application.
Contact the Upward Bound office directly (802) 468-6400.