Educational Talent Search Program

The Educational Talent Search Program is a Trio Program funded by the U.S. Department of Education out of Washington, D.C. and is locally administered by Concerted Services, Inc.  ETS is an outreach program and an early intervention program that serves 1,021 participants annually in middle and high schools in Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Candler, Charlton, Clinch, Coffee, Evans, Jeff Davis, Long, Pierce, Tattnall, Toombs, Ware and Wayne Counties.

The main goal of the ETS program is to motivate and encourage low-income, potential first generation college students to graduate from high school, enroll in and graduate from a post- secondary educational institution (2 year or 4 year college).


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Here is a list of the Educational Talent Search Program services: Academic and personal counseling, including advisement on secondary graduation, entry or re-entry into post-secondary educational programs Career exploration and advisement Workshops on self-esteem, study skills and test taking techniques, PSAT, SAT, & ACT preparation and registrations, aptitude assessment, etc. Information on post-secondary choices and education Exposure to college campuses …

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ETS Staff


Staff members of the Educational Talent Search Program care about helping people make choices about their future, including school, jobs, college, and careers.  One of the most important things the ETS counselors do is provide information and assistance to people who need it in order to decide about their future.  Come by, call, or e-mail …

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Schools Served

Appling County High School Atkinson County High School Bacon County High School Brantley County High School Claxton High School Claxton Middle School Charlton County High School Clinch County High School Coffee County High School Collins Middle School Jeff Davis County High School Long County High School Metter High School Metter Middle School Pierce County High …

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