34 CFR § 645.1 - What is the Upward Bound Program?
(a) The Upward Bound Program provides Federal grants to projects designed to generate in program participants the skills and motivation necessary to complete a program of secondary education and to enter and succeed in a program of postsecondary education.
(b) The Upward Bound Program provides Federal grants for the following three types of projects:
(1) Regular Upward Bound projects.
(2) Upward Bound Math and Science Centers.
(3) Veterans Upward Bound projects.