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2018 DYF Scholarship Recipients

Diamond Youth Foundation Scholarship Program - Eligibility requirements for 2018 were that student candidates needed to have a minimum cumulatitve grade point average of 2.75 or better, based upon a 4.0 grade scale. Primary consideration was given to students residing in the Northwestern, Western and Southwestern suburbs of Chicago.
Alyssa Anderson

- Lake Park High School

- Northern Illinois University

- Political Science

Simone Black

- Downers Grove South High School

- DePaul University

- Undecided

Catora Brown

- South Elgin High School

- Illinois Central College

- Pre-Med

Oscar Burgos

- Matea Valley High School

- Marquette University

- Pre-Med

Cristian Castillo

- Bolingbrook High School

- University of Illinois at Chicago

- Physical Thereapy

Alaina Dorsey

- Oswego East High School

- University of Missouri - St Louis

- Undecided

Bailey Gibson

- Bartlett  High School

- Elgin Community College

- Political Science/Pre- Law

Caleb Harris

- Oswego East High School

- Howard University

- Finance

Michael James

- Aurora Central Catholic High School

- University of North Carolina

- Mathmatics

Jonathan Neal

- Bartlett High School

- College of DuPage

- Communications

Nylah Parham

- Hinsdale Central High School

-Spelman College

- Biology

Kylan Phillips

- Bartlett High School

- Elgin Community College

- Computer Science

Camryn Robinson

- Waubonsie Valley High School

- University of Southern California

- Philosophy, Politics and Law, Spanish

Vanessa Roofe

- Joliet West High School

- Grambling State University

- Criminal Justice

Ralston Simmons

- Metea Valley High School

- Indiana University

- Finance

Sinclair Thomas

- Neuqua Valley High School

- Howard University

- International Business

Jessica Tiv

- Kaneland High School

- Loyola University of Chicago


Jordyn Williams

- Plainfield East High School

- North Carolina State University

- Computer Science

De'Johnna Wright

- Lockport Township High School

- Howard University

- Computer Science Engineering

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