TRIO - Talent Search

Helping students navigate the path towards high school graduation & college enrollment

Iowa Lakes Community College TRIO Talent Search Program is a free college access program sponsored by Iowa Lakes Community College.

We provide support and guidance to students to ensure success in high school as well as post-secondary education enrollment and graduation.

Talent Search is a federally funded TRIO program grant funded by the United States Department of Education in the amount of $451,596 for 2020-21 academic year. TRIO Talent Search serves 778 eligible 6th -12th grade students.

The purpose of the program is to help low-income and potential first generation college students in middle and high school to reach their educational goals and to pursue post-secondary enrollment and graduation.

Our focus is to encourage and assist students to reach their academic and personal goals in school and enroll in a post secondary school after graduation.