Join us on this journey!

This was an exciting week for Chicago Scholars and President and CEO Dominique Jordan Turner as she attended the first Obama Fellow Retreat. Yesterday, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed the fellows as they began this collaborative journey. 

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Meet our 35 Under 35!

Chicago Scholars is excited to announce the 2018 35 under 35 Young Leaders Making an Impact. The 35 under 35 award recognizes diverse, talented young professionals in Chicago who are making an impact on the community.

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Attend the 2018 UnTied Gala!

Feeling down about Chicago winter? We have you covered! The college-inspired UnTied Gala is back, and this year we are bringing Spreak Break to you! If you like college-style games, tiki surprises, open bars, and dancing, join us on Friday, April 27 for this urban-chic anti-gala in support of Chicago Scholars.

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Help us select our new class of Scholars!

More than 2,100 academically talented, under-resourced, and first-generation college students from across Chicago have applied for the 675 spots available in our new class of Scholars. During the month of March, we need your help to complete the selection process by serving as Volunteer Interviewers.

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Match & Fit: Exploring our 2017 outcomes

Please join us for a breakfast presentation and discussion as we share our latest key data findings and best practices from our evidence-based college counseling model designed to ensure successful enrollment and graduation for first-generation and financially under-resourced students.

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