LINK Scholars are high-potential, motivated world changers.
Our Scholars are Chicago’s future community leaders, business experts, out-of-the-box thinking entrepreneurs, and problem solvers. They are changing the world.
Your impact through LINK Unlimited Scholars has impressive results. For the past 21 years in a row, our high school senior LINK Scholars have achieved:
High school graduation rate
Selective college & university acceptance rate
LINK Scholars Are Outpacing Their Peers
Watch highlights from our Scholar Awards Celebration!
Class of 2021 Scholars at a Glance
Graduated from High School
Accepted into Competitive 4-Year Colleges & Universities
Received Full Tuition
Awarded $200K+ in Scholarships & Grants
In Combined Scholarships & Grants
Awarded $1M+ in Scholarships & Grants
See our 2019–2020 Impact Report
Honors with Distinction every semester
National Honor Society
Accepted to 14 top universities, including Yale, Princeton, Johns Hopkins, Emory, & Cornell
Our 5-Year Strategic Growth Priorities
LINK Unlimited Scholars is aligning with 10 South and West Side neighborhoods (See below).
LINK Unlimited Scholars is aligning with 10 South and West Side neighborhoods to achieve our mission.
LINK Unlimited Scholars launched a robust middle school program for CPS students called Junior LINK in summer 2020.
In the next 5 years, LINK Unlimited Scholars will increase our high school Scholar population to 600 students, increasing by cohorts of 50 students.