Welcome to the Upward Bound Program at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill! We are a federal TRiO Program funded to serve 102 eligible high school Scholars in select schools in Durham, Chatham, and Lee Counties. Our goal is to help Scholars build the skills and motivation necessary to pursue and succeed in college and attain a Bachelor’s degree. The Program is a part of the Office of the Provost and has existed on Carolina’s campus since 1966.


Currently Accepting Applications for New Scholars. If you or someone you know is a talented, highly motivated 9th or 10th  grader, please consider submitting an application to be a part of the Upward Bound Program! Apply today! | ¡Aplica ya (en español)!