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2020 DYF Scholarship Recipients

Diamond Youth Foundation Scholarship Program - Eligibility requirements for 2020 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.
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Christopher Asante Agyare

- Plainfield High School

- Iowa State University

- Electrical Engineering


Brooklyn Atkinson

- Bolingbrook High School

- Clark Atlanta University

- Mass Media (Communications)


Kayla Baldwin

- Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep Academy

- University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

- Urban and Regional Planning


Derryl R. Barnes Jr.

- South Elgin High School

- University of Miami

- Broadcast Journalism


Kaleb P. Boyd

- Metea Valley High School

- Princeton University

- Biology

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Taylor S. Coley

- Bolingbrook High School

- Ottawa University

- Nursing


Andrew D. Currie

- West Aurora High School

- Iowa State University       

- Spanish and Teacher Education

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Michael T. Humphrey

- Southland College Prep

- Murray State University 

- Equine Studies


Tre' Norful

- Naperville Central High School

- Morehouse College

- Engineering


Damia J. Patton

- Romeoville High School

- Columbia College Chicago

- Television/Film


Kendall M. Scott

- Bolingbrook High School

- University of Mississippi

- Pharmaceutical Studies


Sana Shamsi

- Bolingbrook High School

- Loyola University Chicago

- Pre-Medicine / Biology

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Kyra A. Swims

- Batavia High School

- North Carolina A&T State University

- Marketing Analytics


Samantha Wigfall

- Waubonsie Valley High School

- Ohio State University

- Molecular Genetics (Pre-Med track)

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Aryanna N. Williams

- South Elgin High School     

- Northern Illinois University

- Business Marketing/Communication


Zyane A. Williams

- Joliet Catholic High School

- Northern Illinois University

- Business Administration

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