Kansas Kids @ GEAR UP: Region 6

Region 6 is located in south central Kansas and serves students in foster care in Butler, Lyon, Reno and Saline county.

GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is a college access program that is federally funded through the U.S. Department of Education designed to help students in foster care prepare for postsecondary education.

Kansas Kids @ GEAR UP (KKGU), is a statewide program hosted by Wichita State University (WSU) serving middle and high school students. The program branches out into six regions throughout the state.

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