Amazon Prime Day begins on July 16th at 12pm PT/3pm ET and you can support EMPOWER by shopping. How cool is that? Follow these steps:

  1. Sign in to AmazonSmile on your desktop or mobile phone
  2. Search – Type in “Empower Scholarship Fund
  3. Select Empower Scholarship Fund – Downers Grove
  4. Shop!

Thank you for your continued support of EMPOWER Scholarship Fund where we empower students to reach their goals.

Awarded 477 applicants an Empower Scholarship Fund Award for the academic year 2018-19 with 61 being renewable up to 3 years! Just under $1M to empower students in achieving their academic goals! Soon to be come, quotes and pictures of some of the recipients.

Your scholarship application is currently under review by a committee. The Board of Directors of the Empower Scholarship Fund will be meeting this Thursday, 5/17 to approve the recommendations given by the committee on scholarship recipients.

The week of May 21st, the scholarship announcements will be made via email to the applicants and posted on AwardSpring.

Thank you for submitting your application.

Marianne Hulbert, Events Mgr. and Katrina McGuire Marketing Mgr.

Meet Marianne Hulbert and Katrina McGuire, newest members of the ESF team.

Working with John Stachniak, National Director of Advancement, the team strives to help keep education within reach by providing financial support in the form of scholarships to qualifying students.

Marianne’s role is Events Manager and will be planning events starting with the Golf Outing this coming September. Katrina’s role is Marketing Manager focusing on branding and getting the word out about scholarships and the student recipients.

Working together with the generous support of our donors, we are empowering students with scholarships to help them achieve their goals.

Congratulations to our winners! 

This year’s raffle was offered to Adtalem colleagues and our partner vendors which there was a winner from each group!

Thanks for participating in the Empower Scholarship Fund raffle.  All proceeds will be used to support our students.  Nearly $14,000 was raised and 195 tickets were sold.

 Grand Prize Winner – Steven Saraceno, Hype Inc.

Steven will receive two roundtrip business-class tickets on United Airlines for travel to/from 50 United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, Europe, South America, Micronesia, Africa, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, India or the Middle East.

 “It is an honor to support an incredible organization that helps students achieve their goals.  Being an educator and owner of a development firm specializing in eLearning, I’m passionate about helping the next generation.  As for winning the grand prize, it will be a wonderful treat for my wife and me.  The options are almost overwhelming!”

Steven Saraceno

 Second Place Winner – Dr. Charles Hutchison, Adtalem Global Education Colleague

Charles will receive two roundtrip business/first-class tickets on United Airlines for travel to/from the 50 United States, Canada, Mexico or Central America.

 “Our students and their education should be our only focus and priority from the top down.  If we do that well, the business end will flourish.  So, if I can help them in some tiny way, that pleases me.”

Dr. Charles Hutchison

 

 

 

“I am blessed to receive this scholarship from Chamberlain University. It has eased some stress of paying for my final semesters. This scholarship will help me finish strong and make the transition from being a student to a Registered Nurse a little easier. I am so thankful for all the opportunities that Chamberlain has offered me during my time here.”

Roshani Patel
Chamberlain College of Nursing Scholarship – Central-West Region
Anticipated Graduation Date: 2018

 

When you buy a raffle ticket from the Scholarship Fund, you will have a chance to win Business Class tickets anywhere in the world, courtesy of United Airlines.  All proceeds benefit students attending Adtalem Global Education institutions.  Two amazing prizes are available and entering is easy!

Enter:

Complete the raffle ticket form at Support Our Students by 5:00 p.m. CDT September 27.  All sales must be complete by deadline.  Tickets are $75 each or 3 for $200.

Prizes:

One(1) grand prize winner will receive two roundtrip Business Class tickets on United Airlines for travel to/from United 48 States, Alaska, Canada, Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, Hawaii, Europe, South America, Micronesia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, or Middle East.

One(1) second place winner will receive two roundtrip Business Class tickets on United Airlines for travel to/from 48 contiguous states, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, or Central America.

The raffle drawing will be held Sept. 27 during the annual Scholarship Fund golf outing at Cantigny Golf Club in Wheaton, Ill.  Winners need not be present and will be notified by email and phone.

See official contest rules at Rules & Procedures.  Ticket sales to the following individuals and their immediate family members are prohibited:  Scholarship Fund board members and officers; Adtalem Global Education Executive Committee.

Thank you for your support!

” What a great honor to be receiving this scholarship. I’m truly blessed to have the opportunity to go to school at Carrington College Boise, and to know that my many tirelessness days and nights are paying off! Thank you to all the donors who made this scholarship possible; know that I will continue to work hard and pay it forward!”

Brooke Johnson
Carrington College Scholarship