In order to enter the Upward Bound Math Science Scholars Program at the University of Pennsylvania, students must be enrolled at one of our School District of Philadelphia partners (Overbrook High or High School of the Future). Not less than two-thirds (2/3) of the projects participants must be low-income and potential first-generation college students, with the remaining 1/3 being one or the other. In addition, all applicants must demonstrate a strong interest in science and/or mathematics. Income limitations are as follows:

Famly size
Income limit
1
$17,505
2
$23,595
3
$29,685
4
$35,775
5
$41,865
6
$47,955
7
$54,045
8

$60,135