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TRIO Talent Search is an outreach program of information, educational enhancement and support. The program assists low-income, and/or first generation, potential college-bound students in grades six through twelve in the following schools: Kankakee High School, Kankakee Junior High School, Kennedy Middle Grade School, King Middle Grade School, St. Anne Community High School.

The program is administered at KCC through a U.S. Department of Education grant. Six hundred students are served in the TRIO Talent Search program each school year.

Services are free and include:

For Students

  • Homework lab
  • Career exploration
  • Cultural activities
  • College campus exposure
  • Mentoring
  • Financial literacy workshops
  • Summer enrichment
  • Individual academic/college preparation counseling (High School Only)

For parents


  • ​Tutoring Sign-up
  • Comcast-Internet Essentials
    • Please use the promo code TRIO2020. (Note that this offer is exclusively for TRIO participants.) The first two months of this service will be free. Afterwards, the monthly rate will be $9.95. However, participants may cancel this service at any time. Questions about signing up or using the service may be sent to internet_essentials_partner@comcast.comBe sure to identify your TRIO program in such communications.​