Chicago Scholars Now Accepting Applications!

Program Provides Support For College Bound Students | November 19, 2015

Attention Juniors:

Are you a talented high school junior that is interested in becoming a part of a college -going community that values and supports learning, leadership, and long-term success?  Then Chicago Scholars is for you.  


Students accepted into Chicago Scholars become part of a seven-year college access, success, and leadership development program--and a Chicago Scholar for Life! This year Lake View had 9 Chicago Scholars who were offered $1,008,228 in scholarships and 28 offers of college admission at the Chicago Scholars Onsite College Admission Forum!

Prospective Scholars MUST BE:

  • Be a high school junior and live in Chicago

  • Be a first-generation college or low-income student

  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Have an ACT score of 19 or higher

Apply at  Please visit the Lake View website for more information or contact your counselor.  Students fitting this criteria will be invited to an informational session on December 2nd during advisory.