Talent Search (Mercer County Community College)

Talent Search is an academic support program for Trenton students, 8th grade and up, that encourages participants to graduate from high school and pursue postsecondary pathways. Students meet in groups and with advisors individually throughout the school year and are eligible to participate until they graduate from high school.

It includes tutoring, individual and group counseling, academic and career exploration, educational planning, SAT/ACT test prep, SAT/ACT/college application fee waivers, and college application/financial aid support. 

Talent Search is a program by Mercer County Community College.



  • Be at least 11 years old
  • Reside in Trenton, NJ
  • Demonstrate academic potential
  • Meet low-income guidelines
  • Complete application materials

Point Person: Peggy Brown, Educational Talent Search Director

Website: http://www.mccc.edu/talentsearch/

Email: [email protected]