• The Upward Bound programs provide academic instruction in mathematics, laboratory sciences, composition, literature, and foreign languages. Participants will have access to tutoring, counseling, mentoring, and cultural enrichment while participating in after-school and Saturday workshops, college visits, and a 6-week residential summer program experience at Berea College. Our mission is to help students become college graduates.


    During the school year, students can participate in the following:

    • After school workshops
    • Academic tutoring
    • Saturday workshops
    • College visits
    • Cultural enrichment field trips.

    During the summer program:

    • STEM-related academy classes
    • ACT preparation
    • Banquet and ball
    • College visits
    • Summer banquet and ball
    • Daily student group activities



    Contact Information:

    Samuel Wansley, Project Director

    (606) 505-3594



    Jordan Amis, College Prep Counselor

    (606) 505-3978