upward bound programs

upward bound programs are federally-funded programs designed to provide educational access and assistance to income-eligible, first-generation, and/or disabled students.

the crowder college upward bound programs provide 300 high school participants in 10 counties in southwest missouri with an opportunity to complete a course of college preparatory study, which equips them for success in post-secondary education.


upward bound application



teacher application



resident assistant application



• monthly stipends up to $30
• attendance bonus up to $90
• dual credit scholarships
• job shadowing scholarships up to $600


• head start on upcoming classes
• one-to-one counseling and advising
• testing and time management tips
• act preparation
• tutoring


• career fairs
• career surveys and inventories
• interview skills
• job shadowing


• networking
• university visits
• cultural trips
• practice and learn college processes
• friends from all over southwest missouri


rafting in denver 2017

nevada region cultural trip 2016

upward bound chicago 2016