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Washington, DC

D.C. Chapter in 2014: 

  • 6 new Carson Scholars in 2014
  • 2 Recognized Scholars in 2014
  • 65 total Carson Scholars from the Washington, D.C. area 

Learn more about the Washington, D.C. Chapter 

DC Chapter News: 

2014 DC Carson Scholars Honored at Banquet

Six new DC-area Carson Scholars were honored at the 18th Annual Maryland Awards Banquet on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Martin's West in Baltimore, MD. Two additional scholars were recognized for their continued academic achievement. We continue to be impressed with and very proud of our scholars for all of the remarkable work they have achieved.

Photos from the 2014 Maryland/DC Awards Banquet

2013 DC Carson Scholars Honored at Banquet

Eleven DC-area Carson Scholars were honored at the 17th Annual Maryland Awards Banquet on Sunday, April 7, 2013.  This year’s scholars continue to impress us, and we are very proud of the remarkable work they have achieved.

Carson Scholars Fund Has Fundraiser to Benefit Its DC Metro Chapter

A garden party fundraiser to benefit the DC Metro Chapter of Carson Scholars Fund was held Sunday, April 14th on Embassy Row. The event was held at the residence of Ambassador C. Boyden Gray and was jointly hosted by Ambassador Gray and Mr. Armstrong Williams, a board member of Carson Scholars Fund. Former Republican presidential candidate, Herman Cain spoke as an educational proponent and applauded the efforts of Dr. and Mrs. Carson.  Read more. 

Photos from the D.C. Chapter's April fundraiser 

2012 Washington, D.C. scholars honored 

Our scholars from the DC area were honored at the 2012 Maryland Awards Banquet at 
Martin’s West in Baltimore, MD on April 29, 2012. Ten DC metro-area scholars shined at 
the event. Read more.