Scholar News

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
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
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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