News

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Since our founding in 1980, TIP alumni have made breakthroughs, news, and advances in fields ranging from the arts to the hard sciences, and everywhere in between.

Monday, May 11, 2020
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In a groundbreaking partnership, Duke TIP recently teamed up with the NC Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) to develop educational materials for gifted students in grades 7-12 during the COVI

Friday, May 1, 2020
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Few people at Duke TIP are as well known to the public as our gifted education research specialist, Rick Courtright.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

In partnership with the Jodie Mahoney Center for Gifted Education at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) and Penn State University, the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) has received a subaward to partner on a U.S. Department of Education grant worth $2,449,587 to implement and evaluate a program called STEM+C2.

Monday, December 23, 2019

A grant to the Duke University Talent Identification Program will allow the program to expand its sustained engagement of academically talented students in grades four through twelve from traditionally underserved populations.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Duke TIP will use the funds to expand its Project Launch program, which engages high-achieving, low-income scholars in grades 5-7 through a variety of academic opportunities and supports them d

Friday, April 19, 2019

Meet the recipiants of TIP's Distinguished Alumni Awards  and Early Achievement Award.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
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Since 1980, Duke TIP has served nearly 3 million gifted students with a variety of programs and benefits. In general, students who score at or above the 95th percentile on a grade-level standardized test are eligible to join Duke TIP.

Program: 
  • 7th Grade Talent Search
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

TIP is proud to honor journalist Derek Wallbank and filmmaker Morgan Dameron for their career success.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
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Thanks to a major grant of $150,000 by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) will be able to continue its groundbreaking Project Launch program for a fifth consecutive cycle.