Past Scholarship Winners


2016 Scholarship Winners

Emily wUM FolderNational: Sponsored by MBR Consulting LLC

Emily from Pinecrest Preparatory Charter High School in Miami, FL, plans to attend University of Miami and major in Biochemistry (pictured left with her UM folder).

  • Ethan from Sturgis West Public Charter School, Hyannis, MA, plans to attend New York University, Steinhardt School, and major in Music Technology.


Regional Scholarships
BLCS CRN Scholarship Award Winner BrandonBronx, NY: Sponsored by Signature Construction Group
Brandon from Bronx Lighthouse Charter School plans to attend College of the Holy Cross and major in Education Reform and Policy

Pictured left: Mike Ronan, College Ready Now Executive Director, presenting award to Brandon


LCPA CRN Scholarship Award Winners Jaelon and MiracleGary, IN: Sponsored by Daedalus Projects and Bay Point Capital

Jaelon from Lighthouse College Prep Academy (LCPA) plan to attend Purdue University West Lafayette and major in Computer Science.  Miracle also from LCPA plans to attend Clark Atlanta University and major in Biology.

Pictured left: College Ready Now Board Member Melissa Connelly, Miracle, Jaelon and College Ready Now Board Member Lina Fritz

ILCS CRN Scholarship Award Winners and donorsIndianapolis, IN: Sponsored by Patterson Horth, Halstead Architects, and Daedalus Projects

Betsabe from Indianapolis Lighthouse Charter School (ILCS) plans to attend Northeastern Illinois University and major in Psychology.  Kendra also from ILCS plans to attend Ball State University and prepare for medical school.

Pictured left: Patterson Horth’s Jason Jeffries, Betsabe, Kendra and Halstead Architects’ Mike Halstead


JLCS CRN Scholarship Award Winner GriffinJacksonville, AR: Sponsored by Brownlee Construction, Nabholz, Wilson Family Foundation, and Wittenberg Delony & Davidson Architects

Ian from Jacksonville Lighthouse Charter School plans to attend Lyon College and major in Mechanical Engineering.  Khaleeq also from JLCS plans to attend University of Central Arkansas and major in Computer Science.

Pictured left: Ian and College Ready Now Executive Director Mike Ronan (Khaleeq not pictured)

2015 Scholarship Winners

National Scholarship
Sponsored by Charter School Support Services, Inc.

  • Anngelica-Marie from Bishop Kearney High School in Rochester, NY, now attends the University of Southern California and plans to major in Business Administration with a focus in Cinematic Arts.
  • Nicole from Arkansas Arts Academy in Rogers, AR, now attends George Washington University and plans to major in Political Science with dreams of becoming a lawyer.
  • Adam from Northglenn High School in Northglenn, CO, now attends University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in the Fall and plans to major in Applied Mathematics.

Regional Scholarships
Sponsored by Patterson Horth Inc.

  • Haley from Indianapolis Lighthouse Charter School in Indianapolis, IN, now attends Indiana State University.
  • Maria from Indianapolis Lighthouse Charter School in Indianapolis, IN,, who attends Indiana University Bloomington.