Schuler News

Schuler Scholar Program Announces Two New Partnerships


PRESS RELEASE: Two new partnerships will increase access to top colleges for Chicago and Lake County students LAKE FOREST, IL – January 23, 2014: Today, the Schuler Scholar Program (SSP), a college access program for highly motivated students, announced new partnerships with Zion-Benton Township High School District 126 (Zion, IL) and Richard T. Crane Medical Preparatory High School (Chicago, IL). These partnerships represent a collaborative effort to make access to highly selective colleges a reality for students in the city of Chicago…Read more

Second Annual Career and Internship Fair


The Schuler Scholar Program (SSP) would like to extend sincere thanks to the 30+ organizations that attended the second annual SSP Career & Internship Fair, held on January 9, 2014 at the Doubletree Hotel in Skokie, IL. College and Alumni Scholars as well as AmeriCorps Scholar Coaches learned about internship and employment opportunities in the Chicago area, nationally and abroad and gained valuable experience networking with professionals in a variety of fields. Thank you to all of the companies and organizations who participated in the fair: 2Seeds…Read more

Schuler Scholar Program Suspends Program at Collins Academy High School


After careful consideration, the Schuler Scholar Program (SSP) program at Collins Academy High School has decided to suspend its program.  While, for the time being, no new classes of Schuler Scholars will be selected, current Scholars who remain in good standing with the SSP at Collins will continue to receive support and will engage in Schuler programming throughout high school and college.  Schuler staff will continue to work with the Scholars, their families and the Collins faculty.   The decision to suspend the program was made…Read more

Class of 2013 College Matriculation List


In celebration of National Candidates Reply Day, May 1, we are pleased to announce the colleges that our Class of 2013 Scholars will attend in the fall. Congratulations to all of our seniors on your hard work! Scholar High School College/University Brian Acosta WTHS Swarthmore College Jessi Aguilar WHS Bucknell University Norbert Austria WTHS DePauw University Lorena Aviles WTHS Harvard College Taylor Banszewski RLHS Middlebury College Maria Cadena RLHS Franklin and Marshall Kelly…Read more

CICS Ralph Ellison Partnership


PRESS RELEASE: CICS Ralph Ellison Partners with Schuler Scholar Program, Offering Motivated, Underserved Students a Competitive Advantage in College and LifeAcceptance into Program Earns CICS Ralph Ellison Schuler Scholars a “Once-in-a-Lifetime” Opportunity CHICAGO – April 9, 2013: This spring, 20 incoming students at CICS Ralph Ellison, a college preparatory charter high school in Chicago’s Auburn Gresham neighborhood, will be selected by the renowned Schuler Scholar Program. This partnership, representing Schuler Scholar Program’s ninth…Read more

Schuler Newsblast Volume 3, Issue 1


View the Schuler Quarterly here: Volume 3, Issue 1: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4  …Read more

A Reason to Celebrate

 A Reason to Celebrate

The new year always brings exciting news and changes. As 2013 begins, we are thrilled to announce that 26 of our senior Scholars have been admitted to college thus far. Next fall, Scholars will be headed to the following colleges and universities: Amherst College Bates College Colorado College Connecticut College (3) Dartmouth College (2) Grinnell College Harvard University Lafayette College Middlebury College Occidental College University of Pennsylvania Pitzer College (2) Pomona College Smith College (3) Tufts University Wellesley…Read more