Scholar News

Foundation News • 08.11.21

Meet the Class of 2025, the 72nd Class of Pullman Foundation Scholars

Meet the Class of 2025, the 72nd class of Pullman Foundation Scholars! This impressive group of scholars was chosen from… Read More
Foundation News • 08.10.20

Meet the Class of 2024, the 71st Class of Pullman Foundation Scholars

Meet the Class of 2024, the 71st class of Pullman Foundation Scholars. Chosen from more than 500 applicants, our newest… Read More
College Life • 02.28.20

Pullman Scholars in their Own Words: Kene Uwajeh

Studying Chemistry at the University of North Carolina, Kene Uwajeh has already had an eventful first year. Read on to… Read More
College Life • 01.23.20

Pullman Scholars in Their Own Words: LaDora Thomas

LaDora Thomas studies is a first year at Lawrence University. She majors in Government. Learn more about how her first… Read More
College Life • 01.09.20


Jocelyn Pantoja is currently a student at Western Illinois University, studying Law Enforcement and Justice Administration. Read on to learn… Read More
Ellie Marino at Marquette's Joan of Arc Chapel
College Life • 05.07.18

Pullman Scholars in Their Own Words: Ellie Marino

Gabriella (Ellie) Marino began pursuing a degree in psychology at Marquette University this past year as a Pullman Scholar. In… Read More
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College Life • 11.27.17

The Freedom to Follow Your Passion: Meet Pullman Scholar Dejah Powell, Cornell University ‘18.

Dejah Powell (Cornell University ’18) is a college senior, but she’s already made a difference in the world that people… Read More
Foundation News • 09.12.17

George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Announces $1 Million in Scholarships and Education Supports for 2017-2018 Pullman Scholar Cohort

Making College Dreams a Reality for 118 Chicago-Area College Students. As an estimated 20 million college students across the nation… Read More
Scholar News • 03.31.17

Math Organizations

Today is the last day of Pullman Women in Math and our Pullman Foundation Women in STEM campaign. Thank you to… Read More
Scholar News • 03.27.17

Pullman Foundation Women in Math

Math, the last part of STEM, and the base to a lot of the aforementioned fields is another field with… Read More
Scholar News • 03.24.17

Engineering Organizations

We hope our Women in Engineering podcast series inspired you! Engineering is a field that will take you to many… Read More
Scholar News • 03.21.17

An Intro into a Profession With Great Impact

Pullman Scholar Julissa Garcia, University of Illinois at Chicago, '18, interviews Pullman Scholar Alumna Valarie King-Bailey, University of Wisconsin- Madison,… Read More
Scholar News • 03.10.17

Science Organizations

We hope you were inspired by our Women in Science! We only featured three of our amazing 30 female scholars… Read More
Alumni Stories • 03.02.17

The Pullman Foundation Women in STEM

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Foundation will be focusing on one “letter” of STEM each week of March.… Read More
Foundation News • 10.25.16

George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Announces $1 Million in College Scholarships for New Class of 30 Pullman Scholars

Pullman Foundation Celebrates 67th Annual Scholar Class by Making College Dreams a Reality; 2017 Application Opens Early November. Nearly 40… Read More
Scholar News • 06.22.12

Pullman Scholar Spotlight: Claire Everett, ’14

The perfect major for a food-lover and talented writer? Agricultural Communications. Pullman Scholar Claire Everett found a way to combine… Read More