Our two-year fellowship prepares middle-school students for success.
LINK Unlimited Scholars offers a two-year fellowship for middle-school students that assists with high school placement and college prep. Students who successfully complete Jr. LINK are automatically eligible to interview for placement as a LINK Scholar in our four-year fellowship.
College prep starts with Jr. LINK
For middle-school students in Chicago, it’s never too early to think about the future. And for Black students in Chicago, being college ready isn’t easy. LINK Unlimited Scholars changes that.
Through a two-year middle-school fellowship, Jr. LINK Scholars find the resources and support they need to be college ready.
Are you interested in Jr. LINK for your school or your own child? Have your school reach out to learn more!
Our two-year fellowship prepares 7th and 8th grade students for success
LINK Unlimited Scholars offers a two-year fellowship for middle-school students that assists with high school placement and college prep. Students who complete the Jr. LINK program in good standing are eligible to interview for placement as a LINK Scholar in our four-year fellowship.
Summer Learning Institute is a four-week program preparing students for academic success in their 7th and 8th grade courses and testing by focusing on reading, math, and writing skills.
Students attend four Saturday Academy sessions to enhance their leadership skills and provide SEL exposure through group discussions, panel presentations, and admission specialists.
High School Options
LINK Unlimited hosts an invitation-only high school fair for all fellowship participants.
LINK Unlimited hosts one-day college tours across the city for students and parents to increase understanding of college expectations and requirements.
Our Scholars are part of the LINK Unlimited community—forever.
Since its inception, LINK Unlimited Scholars has empowered more than 2,500 high-achieving Scholars in realizing their collegiate dreams. The bonds we form with our Scholars last for life.