The 100 students in the Bowdoin College Upward Bound program come from specific high schools in Washington County & Southern Maine:
Washington County Area
- Narraguagus (Harrington)
- Shead (Eastport)
- Washington Academy (East Machias)
- Morse (Bath)
Other Upward Bound Programs
More than 700 Upward Bound programs nationwide, including seven others in Maine. Other Upward Bound programs are located at the University of Southern Maine (Classic and Sanford-Biddeford Project), the University of Maine at Farmington, the University of Maine at Presque Isle (Southern Aroostook and St. John Valley Programs), and the University of Maine in Orono, which hosts both a Classic program as well as the Regional Math Science Center.