Upward Bound & GEAR UP

In 2017, Simpson University was awarded two federal grants totaling $10 million to help boost higher education success rates in Northern California. The seven-year GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) grant serves more than 800 middle and high school students in far Nor Cal. The five-year Upward Bound grant serves area high schools.

Related stories:

Simpson University to Host Students for Upward Bound Summer Program

Upward Bound Siskiyou County Students Experience Big City on Trip

Simpson University Hosts 150 Students for Upward Bound Summer Program