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Educational Talent Search

Educational Talent Search (ETS)  is a federal program designed to help middle school/high school students and adults enroll in college or vocational technical schools and apply for financial aid. To qualify, students must either meet low income guidelines or be a first-generation college student. This program is offered free of charge to participants.

Low income guidelines.

Services Offered

  • Information about colleges, universities, and vocational/technical schools.
  • Assistance with completion of scholarship applications and admission and financial aid forms.
  • Career, academic, and personal counseling.
  • Middle School: weekly tutoring sessions, academic workshops, career and field trips, college visitation.

Schools Served

Sho - Ban High School Location: Pocatello

Advisor: Sheldon Eakins

Blackfoot High School Location: Blackfoot Advisor: Anjel Zamora
Skyline High School Location: Idaho Falls Advisor: Anjel Zamora
Snake River High School Location: Blackfoot Advisor: Anjel Zamora
Bonneville High School Location: Idaho Falls Advisor: Rainey Parker
Idaho Falls High School Location: Idaho Falls Advisor: Rainey Parker
Canyon Ridge High School Location: Twin Falls Advisor: Carolina Gonzalez
Jerome High School Location: Jerome Advisor: Carolina Gonzalez
Twin Falls High School Location: Twin Falls Advisor: Carolina Gonzalez
Highland High School Location: Pocatello Advisor: Braeden Udy
Pocatello High School Location: Pocatello Advisor: Braeden Udy
Burley High School Location: Burley Advisor: Lester Stewart
Minico High School Location: Rupert Advisor: Lester Stewart 
Wendell High School Location: Wendell Advisor: Lester Stewart
Aberdeen High School Location: Aberdeen Advisor: Maria McCabe
American Falls High School Location: American Falls Advisor: Maria McCabe
Century High School Location: Pocatello Advisor: Maria McCabe

More Information

Questions related to this program should be addressed to:

 

Sheldon Eakins

Dr. Sheldon Eakins

ETS Associate Director

(208) 282-3242

eakishel@isu.edu

 

Maria Lemos

Maria McCabe

Advisor/Planner Century, American Falls, and Aberdeen

(208) 282-3242

lemomari@isu.edu

 

Lester Stewart

Lester Stewart

Advisor/Planner Burley, Minico, Wendell

(208) 732-6463

stewlest@isu.edu

 

Carolina Gonzalez

Carolina Gonzalez

Advisor/Planner Jerome, Twin Falls

(208) 282-3242

gonzcaro@isu.edu

 

Angel Zamora

Anjel Zamora

Advisor/Planner Blackfoot, Snake River, Skyline

(208) 282-7920

zamoanje@isu.edu

 

Braeden Udy

Braeden Udy

Advisor/Planner Pocatello, Highland

(208) 282-3242

udybrae@isu.edu

 

Rainey Parker

Rainey Parker

Advisor/Planner Bonneville, Idaho Falls

(208) 282-7920

clayrain@isu.edu

 

Contact Us

trio@isu.edu

(208) 282-3242

(208) 282-4864

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Pocatello, ID 83209


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