Recipients of the Lincoln Award, a four-year full scholarship to Trinity College in Hartford, CT, go on to be scientists, lawyers, doctors, and professors.

 

Illinois Scholar Alum

CLASS OF 2019

 

Jessica Duong
Lake Bluff
Major: Currently Undeclared
“I cannot express in words how grateful I am to attend such an incredible institution without financial pressure. The Lincoln Award has given me one of the greatest gifts possible, the gift of education.”

 

Lucas Duros
Wilmette
Major: Currently Undeclared
“The Lincoln Award has paved the way for educational, social, and future opportunities that I will always be grateful for.”

 

Madalyn Farrar
Edwardsville
Major: Currently Undeclared

 

Jacqueline Kromash
Chicago
Major: Currently Undeclared

 

 

 

CLASS OF 2018

Thomas Gitchell
(location)
Major: Neuroscience, Pre-Med
Between the Illinois Scholarship and Trinity College’s resources, you have the ability to become whatever you want to become. With the scholarship behind you, all that’s left for you to do is work hard and apply yourself. What could be better?”

Pearson Probst
(location)
Major: Philosophy

CLASS OF 2017

 

Matthew Lucas
(location)
Major: Biochemistry, Pre-Med
“Trinity challenged and surprised me in and out of the classroom every day. There wasn’t a day that didn’t go by without a smile, a question, a laugh, and a puzzle to solve. I’m honored to be a part of the history of such an esteemed college and scholarship program.”

CLASS OF 2015

Sierra Slade
(location)
Major: 
Current Job Status: Pre-Doctoral Student at Mayo Graduate School
“Being an Illinois Scholar freed me from financial stress and allowed me to take full advantage of everything Trinity had to offer: excellent academics, enriching extracurriculars, and lasting friendships.”

CLASS OF 2014

Marta Zamroziewicz
Popular Grove
Major: Neuroscience
Current Job Status: Graduate Research Assistant & Medical Student
“The opportunities inside and outside the classroom at Trinity are unmatched elsewhere – dedicated faculty, challenging and transformative courses, invaluable internship opportunities, and an endless array of extracurricular activities. Trinity was my happy place, and the place that made me who I am today.”

 



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