ERIC Number: ED028216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1966-Oct
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Upward Bound: A Program to Help Youth from Low-Income Families Achieve a College Education. Policy Guidelines and Application Instruction.
Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC. Community Action Program.
The document, prepared by the U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity, describes the Upward Bound program of talent development to prepare low-income youth for college. Policy guidelines and application instructions are presented under the rubrics of the applicant agencies, the Upward Bound student target population, and the academic institution (its commitment and programs). Upward Bound is described in terms of curriculum and educational goals, staff, nondiscriminatory requirements, policy on religious activities, and relationship to other public and private resources. A major part of the document consists of details on how to apply for an Upward Bound grant. (NH)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, College Preparation, College School Cooperation, Curriculum, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Objectives, Federal Programs, Guidelines, Nondiscriminatory Education, Personnel, Project Applications, School Responsibility, Student Characteristics, Talent Development
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Authoring Institution: Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC. Community Action Program.