Carson Scholars Fund in the News
Students Named 2015 Carson Scholars
SoMdNews, April 2015
Scholars, from Maryland and the surrounding areas, were celebrated at the Maryland Awards Banquet on April 19, 2015 at Martin's West in Baltimore, MD.
Carson Scholars Total 164 in Lee County; awards Saturday
News-Press, April 2015
The Carson Scholars Fund honored 164 students in Lee County, and the surrounding area, at the Harborside Event Center.
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.
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.
Baltimore Sun, February 2015
The Hillendale Country Club Ladies' Book Club provides funding to create a Ben Carson Reading Room for Edmondson Heights Elementary to encourage reading for pleasure.
Grammy Winner Highlights Joint Fundraiser
Palm Beach Daily News, February 2015
Grammy Award Winner, Gloria Gaynor, highlighted the 2015 Palm Beach Gala supporting two amazing charities, the Carson Scholars Fund and the Paley Foundation.
Renowned neurosurgeon speaks at Pittsburgh Carson Scholars Fund auction
TribLIVE, December 2014
Dr. Ben Carson speaks at the Pittsburgh Carson Scholars Fund charity auction at the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Memorial Elementary 1-2 Campus Holds Card Workshop
Hometown life, November 23, 2014
Memorial Elementary 1-2 Campus holds a holiday card workshop to raise money for Ben Carson Reading Room books.
Reading Rooms Open in Detriot
Click On Detroit, October 2014
This video covers the opening of two Ben Carson Reading Rooms in Detroit, MI.
Allamanda Elementary School Reading Room Opening
CBS12, October 2014
The Palm Beach County Chapter of the Carson Scholars Fund created a Ben Carson Reading Room for the school.
The Durfee Elementary-Middle School opens Ben Carson Reading Room
DPS, October 2014
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in honor of their school's reading room opening.
Dr. Carson Featured as 2005 Champion Giver
Philanthropy magazine, October 2014
Dr. Ben Carson is featured in Philanthropy magazine's 2014 edition as the 2005 Champion Giver. This feature touches upon his incredible accomplishments, the Ben Carson Reading Rooms and Carson Scholarships.
Quitman Upper Elementary Debuts Ben Carson Reading Room
WTOK, September 2014
The first Ben Carson Reading Room in the state of Mississippi opened at Quitman Upper Elementary.
Books Continue to Offer that Magic Carpet Ride
Frederick Magazine, September 2013
Wolfsville Elementary School is set to become the first location in Frederick County for a Ben Carson Reading Room, joining 90 other sites nationwide.
VIDEO: Our Scholars
Education Channel 77, July 2013
The video highlights the many talented Carson Scholars in the Baltimore City Public Schools system.
Dr. Ben Carson: Beyond the Scrubs
WBAL, June 2013
As part of a five-part series, Dr. Ben Carson visited the Carson Scholars Fund office and sat down with WBAL's John Patti to talk about his upcoming retirement and the Carson Scholars Fund.
Forward thinking: How the Carson Scholars Program grooms the leaders of tomorrow
Maryland Life Magazine, April 2013
Excerpts of Maryland Life's print feature on Dr. Carson, the Carson Scholarship Program and the Ben Carson Reading Program are available online.
- Baltimore's biggest philanthropists reveal what motivates them
The Baltimore Sun, January 2013
Dr. and Mrs. Carson talk on their desire to give back to others.