Project Search

Project SEARCH is a 12 month, high school transition program for students with disabilities, ages 18-21. This program is based at VA Hospital & UW Hospital & Clinics and provides vocational training and education with a goal of obtaining community employment. All applicants must have an open DVR file to be considered.

To learn more about the program, click on the following links:

Introduction to Project SEARCH video


Project SEARCH Madison video

Monthly Newsletter

Sesión Informative-Proyecto SEARCH

Project SEARCH Lub Rooj Cob Qhia

Applications are due by February 15, 2019 for the September 1, 2019 start date.  There are several ways to apply:

Online Application for Project SEARCH    or

Document Application for Project SEARCH

Submit application by mail to:
Nancy Molfenter
Project SEARCH
Madison Metropolitan School District
545 W Dayton St

Madison, WI 53703


Jennifer Smith
Project SEARCH
University Hospital
600 Highland Ave, Room D4/147
Madison, WI  53792-1505

Submit application by email to:

Once your application is submitted, click to sign up for an assessment date (required) in February 2019:

Assessment Day Sign-up

Please contact Jennifer or Nancy at 663-8435 to coordinate a tour of Project Search and/or to invite them to come to your school to meet perspective applicants and/or discuss Project Search.

Joseph billboard

Have you seen our billboards around town?

Our “Schools Make Madison” billboard series features nine students, including Joseph, a Project Search graduate.   The billboard series was developed by the Foundation for Madison's Public Schools and Adams Collaborate.