The Governor's Program for Gifted Children

GPGC 2023 | JUNE 4 – JULY 22

Thanks for your interest in the GPGC!

If you are looking for our online application please click here!

If you’re having challenges with our online application please contact us!


If you have submitted your application, thanks so much! You should hear from us within 1-3 days to confirm your email address(es) and that your application has been received.

Please remember the next steps of the process:

Send to us by email:

  • The applicant’s Pupil Appraisal Form that identifies the student as gifted as well as the most current IEP. Applicants that are not identified as gifted by their parish or school should contact us for alternate methods of identification. Applicants from other states please send the equivalent information. Contact us if you have any questions.


  • The applicant’s grades from this school year and last year. An unofficial transcript or printout from your school’s website is sufficient.


  • Any test results that the applicant has that may impact their admission (LEAP, ACT, PSAT, etc.)


The email address to send this information to is:

Please contact us if you have any questions or need further information.

GPGC gave me a sense of community,

a place where being smart was acceptable, where bullying was not the norm, and where creativity was welcomed.

– Cashman P., Alumnus