Joining the 4th–6th Grade Talent Search is the first step toward a lifetime of support for academically talented students. Enroll through our online enrollment site and receive access to your benefits immediately after completing your application.
Enrollment is open from October 1 to April 30.
Some benefits—including the Writing and Illustration Contest, optional PSAT 8/9 testing, and TIP’s educational programs—only take place at certain times of the year. We recommend enrolling as early as possible so that you can take full advantage of them.
|Writing Contest||December 1 to January 21|
|Illustration Contest||March 12 to April 13|
|CRISIS||Application opens in February|
Spring: Application opens in December
Students qualify for the 4th–6th Grade Talent Search by achieving a score in the 95th percentile or higher on a qualifying exam. Once enrolled, participants receive access to optional above-level testing, enrichment activities, specialized publications, and eligibility to apply to TIP’s educational programs.