Keene State College
229 Main Street
Keene, NH 03435-1801

P: (603) 358-2325
F: (603) 358-2059

Director: Kristin Sweeney Moore

Contact: Beth Zinn
P: (603) 358-2325
F: (603) 358-2059

Upward Bound Program

Year Program Started: 1974

Max. Participants/Year: 94

Application Deadline: rolling

Program Timeframe: September - June and summer

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, counseling, mentoring, career/academic planning

Program Attributes: non-credit, meals provided, housing provided, stipend provided, counseling provided, mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (high school grades 9-12), disadvantaged status, potential first-generation college bound students who meet federal income guidelines

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biology, chemistry, science (environmental health)