ERIC Number: ED033818
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar-31
Reference Count: 0
Talent Search Project, Eastern Arizona College. Progress Report (January 1, 1969 - March 31, 1969).
Eastern Arizona Coll., Thatcher. Talent Search Project.
Talent Search counselors stress post-high school training for low income and culturally disadvantaged young people through individual counseling and vocational guidance. The project at Eastern Arizona College places a heavy emphasis on educational opportunities and vocational training for Indian youth. A College Indian Coordinating Committee has been organized which has enlisted the cooperation of financial aids directors of Arizona colleges. Talent Search committees have been organized in 4 counties to perform such services as furnishing leads, helping recruit, arranging interviews, and assisting with other programs. Statistics are presented on services performed by Talent Search counselors during the first 3 months of 1969 and on Indian enrollment in Arizona colleges over a two-year period. (JH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Eastern Arizona Coll., Thatcher. Talent Search Project.