WELCOME!
Welcome to the home of TASP online. Here you will find everything you need to stay informed about all of our programs, including information, opportunities, and resources.

 

What's Happening in TASP

  • Upcoming Conference - Forms Now Online Mark your calendar for the KNCT-3 conference in Asheville, NC on November 9-12, 2014!  LEAD Listen, Engage, Activate, Develop- Finding the Leaders Within.The conference will be held ...
    Posted Oct 1, 2014, 5:13 AM by Stephen Thompson
  • Employment Opportunities Please see the below East Tennessee State University Upward Bound job announcement. Deadline for applications is July 28, 2014.  Apply on-line at ETSU Job Opportunities  www.etsu.edu/humanres ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2014, 11:43 AM by Stephen Thompson
  • 2014 TASP Scholarship Winners TASP 2014 ADULT LEARNER SCHOLARSHIP WINNER STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES Josephine Barnor The University of Tennessee Knoxville Josephine is a rising senior at The University of Tennessee in Knoxville ...
    Posted Jun 23, 2014, 6:44 AM by Stephen Thompson
  • TASP Scholarship Applications TASP Sholarships applications are now available. All TASP Scholarship applications must be Received by Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 5:08 AM by Stephen Thompson
  • KNCT-3 CONFERENCE KNCT-3 CONFERENCE – October 27-30, 2013 - The registration form, hotel information and more can be found on the KNCT-3 conference website at https://sites.google.com/site/knct3conf ...
    Posted Aug 15, 2013, 10:39 AM by Stephen Thompson
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WHO WE ARE
 
TASP (Tennessee Association of Special Programs) is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to helping disadvantaged students of all ages. Our members serve students are all ages, from middle school age, to high school age, to college age, and adults. Our students typically come from lower income households where no one had previously completed a college degree. Our commitment is simple: to help students who normally wouldn't achieve great things through education do just that. After we serve our students they are successful individuals who make a difference in their communities. We are proud to serve each student and are eager to serve many more.

OUR PROGRAMS

TASP (Tennessee Association of Special Programs) members are employed through the federally funded TRIO programs: Talent Search, Upward Bound, Veteran's Upward Bound, Upward Bound Math & Science, Student Support Services, Education Opportunity Centers, Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program or other educational opportunity programs like GEAR-UP. 

MISSION
The purpose of the Tennessee Association of Special Programs (TASP), is to bring together individuals who have an active interest in or who are professionally involved in broadening accessibility to and success in formal post-secondary education.