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Summer Positions Available with Upward Bound

Summer Tutor/Counselor Role

Upward Bound Math Science and Classic Upward Bound are seeking college students to serve as tutor counselors for our Summer Residential Programs.  The roles vary between day, afternoon, evening, and night based on staffing needs.  

Upward Bound is a nationwide, federally funded educational program authorized by the Higher Education Act of 1965 for high school students. Upward Bound serves students who have demonstrated academic potential and meet the income and first generation to obtain a four-year college degree criteria established by the U.S. Department of Education. The Program provides students and their parents with an opportunity to invest in students’ futures and thus realize their potential and goals. 

The Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) program is designed to strengthen the academic (i.e. math and science) skills of participating students. The goal of the program is to help students recognize and develop their potential to excel in math and science and to encourage them to pursue postsecondary degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and ultimately STEM careers.

UBMS serves students from Baltimore county and Baltimore city who have demonstrated their academic potential and their commitment to working hard to achieve the goal of obtaining a four year college degree.  Participants must also meet the income and first generation criteria established by the U.S. Department of Education. 

The programs will run from approximately June 24th - August 2nd with a week of training immediately before.

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Posted: April 16, 2024, 8:42 AM