NAVUB – National Association of Veterans Upward Bound
Veterans – Education Program
Service Area: Nationwide
Description: The purpose of the Veterans Upward Bound Program (VUB) is to provide intensive basic skills development in those academic subjects required for successful completion of a high school equivalency program and for admission to postsecondary education programs for 125 veterans. The program will also provide short-term remedial or refresher courses for Veterans who are high school graduates, but who have delayed pursuing postsecondary education. Finally, the program will assist veterans in securing support from available resources such as: The Veterans Administration, State veterans associations, and various state and local agencies that serve veterans. The goal is to develop an individualized program that fulfills the academic and personal needs of each participant.