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Chicago Chapter in 2013: 

  • 26 new Carson Scholars in 2013
  • 8 Recognized Scholars in 2013
  • 98 total Carson Scholars in the Midwest with 58 in Illinois

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Chicago Chapter News: 


2013 Chicago Banquet: A busy two days in Chicago! 

It was a typical rainy Chicago day, but that did not dampen the spirits of those that gathered for the 2nd Annual Chicago Carson Scholar Awards Ceremony. The event honored 25 new scholars and 7 repeat scholars (3 of which were in attendance). Richard Steele, award-winning host and correspondent for WBEZ Chicago Public Media, was the emcee for the evening. Read More 

Photos from the 2013 Chicago Banquet 


2012 Chicago Banquet: New beginnings in Chicago 

What an exciting day in Chicago! On Saturday, April 21st, Chicago held its inaugural Carson Scholars Awards Banquet. Celebrating the accomplishments of 26 new and 10 recognized scholars for their stellar academic achievements and community involvement, it was truly a day to remember! Read more. 

Special thanks to Advocate Christ Medical Center for sponsoring the Chicago Chapter of the Carson Scholars Fund!