To participate in Talent Search students must meet the following criteria:

- Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

- Be enrolled in one of our target Omaha Public Schools middle or high schools

- Completed the 5th grade and be 11 years old

- Earn a grade point average of 2.5 or above

- Express a desire to pursue and attain postsecondary education

Two-thirds of Talent Search participants must be students who are low-income and potential first-generation college students.

High Schools:
Omaha South, Omaha North, Omaha Northwest
Middle Schools:
Norris, Marrs, McMillan, King Science and Technology Magnet, Davis,Morton, Hale