• Talent Search is a federally funded program which identifies and encourages individuals between the ages of 11-27 to successfully complete middle school and high school, and to go on to enroll in a program of study beyond high school. Goals of the program include academic assistance, career exploration, and college placement. Benefits include: tutoring, mentoring, academic and personal counseling, career development and exploration; guest speakers; student and parent workshops, college campus visits; trips to career/job sites, assistance with college applications; financial aid asssistance; and English as a Second Language (ESL).