Educational Talent Search


Apply to Join Educational Talent Search Today

The Educational Talent Search (ETS) is a free program that offers a full range of hybrid activities and interventions designed to promote college access, including counseling and workshops on goal setting, decision-making, career exploration, academic planning, college selection, scholarship searches, personal finance, digital literacy, and financial aid, to first generation, low income, Philadelphia students attending 6th – 12th grade.

How to Apply

Submit the online application form through the link below. If you have questions regarding the application procedures, contact our team at

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Who Should Apply

We are currently accepting applications from 6th – 12th graders at the following Philadelphia area schools:

Parkway West

The Workshop High School

John Bartram High School

Murrell Dobbins Technical High School

Thomas Edison High School

Jules E. Mastbaum Area Vocational Technical School

Robert E. Lamberton School

Middle Years Alternative School (MYA)

John F. Hartranft School