Student Services

Educational Talent Search

Educational Talent Search is a federally funded TRIO program for high school students. Educational Talent Search is a pre-college program designed to provide support and encourage students to build the skills and motivation to complete post-secondary education. Educational Talent Search has advisors at

Educational Talent Search Services

Educational Talent Search serves 800 students in grades 9–12 from three Minneapolis high schools, Edison High SchoolHenry High School and Roosevelt High School.

The services we provide students include:

  • Assistance with high school completion
  • Career and college exploration
  • Financial aid and scholarship information
  • Postsecondary selection and enrollment
  • ACT preparation and registration
  • College visits and cultural activities
  • Tutoring and studying skills
  • Workshops for parents, guardians and families


Contact us

  • Main number: 612-659-6572
  • Fax number: 612-659-6569
Name Office Phone
Becky Nordin T.2513 612-659-6712
Interim Director of Educational Talent Search
 Bobbie Davis H.2407 612-659-6572
Office Services Supervisor
 Bai Lee H.2413 612-659-6571
Academic Advisor
 Catima Wilson H.2414 612-659-6570
Educational Advisor
 Maija Brown Off Campus N/A

Educational Talent Search

Educational Talent Search is committed to providing free educational, vocational, career and financial aid information to first generation, low-income high school students in our area.

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