7th Grade Talent Search

About TIP’s 7th Grade Talent Search

The 7th Grade Talent Search is the entry point to TIP’s support, resources, and community. At a crucial time when they are forming their identities and looking ahead to the future, students receive benefits that help them learn about their strengths, discover new interests, find essential advice, and connect with advanced educational programs.


Students qualify by scoring at or above the 95th percentile on a grade-level standardized test or IQ test.

Get Started

Is the 7th Grade Talent Search right for you? Learn how to enroll so you can start receiving benefits.

ACT and SAT Testing

Get all the details about taking the ACT or SAT through Duke TIP—including signing up, preparing, and getting and using your scores.

Resources for Educators

Educators: find all the information and tools you need to start identifying and notifying your students.

Key Dates

August 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019

Eligible students who did not attend recognition ceremony receive medal

August 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019

Students mailed certificate and score results summary