Montana Technological University’s TRIO Talent Search (TS) program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to our high school and middle school participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to the post-secondary school of their choice.

TRIO Talent Search is an outreach program supported by Montana Tech and funded through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

TRIO Talent Search provides services such as: career exploration, college planning and financial aid workshops, academic advising/career counseling, campus visitation, social/cultural programs, field trips, tutoring and much more!


TRIO Talent Search’s primary focus is, but is not limited to, helping low income and first generation students build the skills to succeed in post-secondary education.

Services provided:

    • Weekly meetings

    • Academic advising

    • Career and personal counseling

    • Time, money and stress management

    • Public service activities

    • Building of cultural awareness

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MT Tech Educational Talent Search Schools

Capital City Talent Search Schools


Capital City
Talent Search

Abby Rausch
TRIO Talent Search Helena High School Coach
Phone: (406) 465-9214

Lisa Mortieau
TRIO Talent Search Helena-EVMS Coach
Phone: (406) 227-7740

Kevin Flatow
TRIO Talent Search Helena Middle School Coach
Phone: (406) 600-3511

Michelle Goyette
TRIO Talent Search Helena/CRA Coach
Phone: (406) 271-8474

Marla Swanby
TRIO Talent Search Capital High School Coach
Phone: (406) 459-1630

Monica Glueckert
TRIO Talent Search Helena Middle School Coach
Phone: (406) 600-3511

Kelli Kerpa
TRIO Talent Search East Helena High School Coach
Phone: (406) 227-7730

Montana Technological University
Talent Search

Kristy Wiley
TRIO Talent Search East Middle School Coach
Phone: (406) 490-6454

Lindsey Wolstein
TRIO Talent Search Butte High School Coach
Phone: (406) 498-7717

Kim Lorengo
TRIO Talent Search Anaconda Junior High School Coach
Phone: (406) 560-1925

Ali Bowdish
TRIO Talent Search E.F. Duvall Middle School Coach
Phone: (406) 560-1124