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Chattanooga Chapter in 2015: 

  • 44 New Carson Scholars in 2015 in the Atlanta/Chattanooga area
  • 52 Recognized Scholars in 2015 in the Atlanta/Chattanooga area
  • 507 total Carson Scholars in the Southeast region, with 109 in Tennessee 

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Chattanooga Chapter News: 

2015 Chattanooga/Atlanta Banquet:

Upon entering the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Student Hall with its 30-foot-high arched ceiling perched just above tall windows, your first impression is of overwhelming openness -- to new ideas, to new dreams, to new heights, to new…anything! The photos do not even do it justice. But that is just what Carson Scholars are all about -- helping future leaders to not only dream, but to achieve those dreams! Read more.

Photos from the 2015 Chattanooga/Atlanta Banquet

2014 Atlanta/Chattanooga Banquet: Triumphant Trek Back to Georgia Tech!
A chilly, but sunny Wednesday brought 39 previous Carson Scholars and their families back to Georgia Tech along with 48 new scholars to celebrate their high academic achievement and humanitarian qualities. On Wednesday, March 26th, nearly 270 people were in attendance including Carson Scholars, parents, teachers, and community members. Read more. 

Photos from the 2014 Atlanta/Chattanooga Banquet 

In the Media:

2015 Carson Scholars
WDEF News 12, April 2015
The 2015 Chattanooga and Atlanta Carson Scholars will be honored at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on Sunday, April 12, 2015.

Ben Carson Speaks at Scholarship Luncheon at UTC
Times Free Press, April 2015
Students were honored at the Carson Scholars Fund awards banquet at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.