Hansen GEAR UP Program

Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs

GEAR UP provides an opportunity for your student to demonstrate the ability to succeed in college and the option to gain college credits while in high school.

GEAR UP Idaho focuses on early intervention strategies to assist students in becoming prepared for post-secondary education. The program will help students meet standards necessary for high school graduation and provide them with the skills necessary to succeed beyond high school.


The GEAR UP Grant Program serves Hansen Jr./Sr. High School students in the graduating classes 2024-2025; currently in 8th & 9th grade.