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Frequently Asked Questions

What Are the Benefits of Participating in TRIO Upward Bound Warriors EDGE?

TRIO Upward Bound Warriors EDGE for Clover Park High School students provides:

  • College prep mentor
  • Academic tutoring
  • SAT/ACT test preparation
  • Food for event participants
  • Assistance with applying to college/university
  • Leadership retreat weekends
  • Scholarship application assistance
  • Financial Aid application assistance
  • Community service learning hours
  • Field trips and cultural events
  • College and university visits in Washington, Oregon, California, and more
  • Summer Academy at Pierce College
  • Internships/jobs for graduating seniors
  • Stipends for participants
  • A community of supportive program staff and other TRIO Upward Bound Warriors EDGE students

What Events Are Available to Participants?

  • Weekly study halls/tutoring sessions with snacks
  • Welcome gatherings, seasonal celebrations and a graduation family celebration
  • Cultural and educational field trips
  • Leadership and Social Activism Retreats
  • In and out-of-state educational trips and college tours including California, Georgia, and Washington, DC