Migrant Academic Achievement Residential Summer Program

Migrant Academic Achievement Residential Summer Program
Posted on 06/17/2015
This is the image for the news article titled Migrant Academic Achievement Residential Summer ProgramThe Migrant Academic Achievement Residential Summer (MAARS) program is designed to meet the needs of high school migrant and seasonal farm working students in their pursuit for higher education. This exciting new initiative will give aspiring 11th and 12th grade students from around the Rio Grande Valley area an opportunity to participate in a 6 week college residential experience.

The program's elements include:
• High school credit accumulation
• Technical career exploration internships
• College readiness and leadership seminars
• A tour of Texas colleges and universities
• Follow-up seminars during the following academic year
• Concluding graduation ceremony
• Living allowance