Apply!

Who Can Join?

Students must meet the following criteria:

  • attend one of our participating schools AND
  • be at least 11 years of age AND
  • be a US citizen or resident alien AND
  • meet low-income guidelines OR
  • be a first generation college student (meaning neither parent has a 4-year college degree)

Online Application (follow the instructions below)

  1. Click on "ETS Application" to open the file
  2. Print the application
  3. PARENTS: Complete pages 1 & 2 - don't forget to sign the bottom of pages 1 & 2 in ink
  4. STUDENTS: Complete pages 3 & 4 - don't forget to sign page 4 in ink
  5. Attach a copy of pages 1 & 2 of parent's tax returns
  6. Attach a copy of the student's Social Security Card
  7. Mail the completed & signed application, a copy of pages 1 & 2 of parent's tax returns and a copy of the student's Social Security Card to:
                                      Educational Talent Search
                                  California State University, Chico
                                      Chico, CA 95929-0695

ETS Application*


* You will need Acrobat Reader in order to access the application.

If you have questions, contact the ETS Office (530-898-4429).