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Bennion Scholars

Bennion Scholars apply their academic interests to meet a real social concern through a Capstone Project with a Community Partner and Faculty Mentor. Courage and optimism sustain Scholars’ endeavors to learn through inclusive collaboration on projects that support and develop innovative action within all communities. Bennion Scholars stand out as leaders who strive to impact their communities for the better.


 

While we accept applications on a rolling basis, we follow the priority due dates below:

Spring Semester: November 15th

Fall Semester: April 1st



 

Check out some of our past scholars' projects below!

Lexi

Lexi

Master of Public Administration

Lexi Kaili's Project

Lexi created a one-year and a five-year strategic plan for the nonprofit Fish for Garbage.

Keely

Keely

Nursing

Keely

Keely created a high school to college mentorship program to support diverse students interested in pursuing nursing.

Bryan

Bryan

Civil Engineering & Urban Ecology

Bryan

Bryan helped develop an affordable housing plan for the Latinx population in Chicago.

 

Last Updated: 10/21/21