Scholars admitted to the Class of 2027
Chicago Scholars Alumni since 1996
Of Chicago Scholars Alumni return to Illinois after college
In FY22, Chicago Scholars provided over $100,000 in Lifeline Emergency Funding to 138 Scholars who faced financial difficulties while in college.
In FY22, Chicago Scholars gave over $100,000 in Educational and Leadership Development Grants to 35 Scholars. These grants fund study abroad, unpaid internships, research opportunities, or conferences.
83% of Chicago Scholars graduate college with less than $40,000 in student loans.