BELIEVE IN MY
THEY COME FROM THE NORTH SIDE, WEST SIDE, SOUTH SIDE AND SUBURBS.
They are no strangers to adversity and conquer challenges head on. They represent the Chicago-area’s rich cultural diversity. Most importantly, they know getting an education is the key to their success. And, with the help of the Pullman Foundation, they are achieving their American Dream.
SUPPORT THE DREAMS OF THE NEXT GENERATION
IN THE 1950s,
THE PULLMAN FOUNDATION
was one of the first foundations
to award scholarships to women and
people of color to attend college.
have received Pullman Foundation Scholarships.
News & Events
The Pullman Foundation welcomes 28 new Pullman Scholars (above) who begin their college studies in 2018. As an estimated 17 million college students across the nation prepare for classes next fall, the George M. Pullman Educational Foundation announces its commitment...read more
Andres Lagunas began pursuing a degree in political science at DePaul University this past year as a Pullman Scholar. He has ambitions to help others throughout his life and believes that his scholarship from the George M. Pullman Educational Foundation will help him...read more
From a Refugee Camp in Europe to the National Academy of Sciences and Interstellar Space May 21, 2018, Chicago, IL –Dr. George Gloeckler, renowned physicist, member of the National Academy of Sciences, and a distinguished professor emeritus of the...read more
Gabriella (Ellie) Marino began pursuing a degree in psychology at Marquette University this past year as a Pullman Scholar. In addition to her studies, she has also immersed herself in plenty of activities in and around campus. She is seen above at her favorite place...read more