Eligibility to participate in the Talent search

To enrol in the Talent Search (ASSET Above Level Test) students must:

• Be currently enrolled in the seventh standard
• Attend a school that has enrolled in ASSET testing for 2012
• Have scored at the 95th percentile or higher on the English, Math or Science sections of the seventh standard ASSET test taken in 6th standard (2011 Winter Round) or 7th standard(2012 Summer Round). Students need to qualify in only one of the subjects.

Enrollment Fee

The non-refundable enrollment fee for the Talent Search is Rs 1,100 for students in India and Rs. 2000 for students in UAE.

This fee covers the cost of the above-level ASSET test administered in November 2012 and all the talent search benefits through your ninth standard year. Travel expenses to and from the testing site will be each family’s responsibility.

*Additional fees will apply for above level test & Summer Studies Program. For the Summer Studies Program, financial aid will be provided to the students who demonstrate need and on submission of Income Tax Returns by the families

Important Dates

SEPTEMBER 2012 Students who qualify to participate in the Duke TIP Talent Search in India are notified.
1st to 31st OCTOBER 2012 Students register for the talent search and the above-level ASSET test.
NOVEMBER 2012 All registered students receive a pre-test electronic newsletter, the Talent Search Experience.
25th NOVEMBER 2012 Above-level ASSET test administeredin select cities across India.
JANUARY 2013 Students will receive a results summary from Educational Initiatives
outlining their performance on the above-level ASSET test.

What will I receive after I enroll?

Within several weeks of enrolling, you will receive an electronic admissions ticket to use on the test day. Your admission ticket will be sent directly to your email and should arrive no later than one week prior to your test date.

Right before your test, you will receive an electronic newsletter, the Talent Search Experience, that shares tips from students who took the above-level test last year.

Head Office - Ahmedabad

Educational Initiatives Pvt. Ltd.
A/201, Baleshwar Square,
Opp. Iskon Temple, S.G. Highway,
Ahmedabad 380015

Phone: +91-79-66211600.
Fax: +91-79-66211700.
Email: info@ei-india.com

Established in 2001, Educational Initiatives believes in making a difference in education through personalized learning and ensuring that students learn with understanding.