Agreement for Success

Maintaining a Scholarship

In order to receive and maintain a scholarship, HFS Chicago Scholars must abide by the 14 point Agreement for Success. These commitments are essential to the scholarship program, and they ensure that every HFS Chicago Scholars reaches his or her potential.

Agreement for Success

Agreement for Success
HFS Chicago Scholars Number 1

I will work to the best of my ability to excel in the classroom, to maintain a level of excellence and positive attitude, and to be a leader in and out of school.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 2

I will maintain a B grade point average.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 3

I will not receive any D’s or F’s. All grades lower than a C must be made up in summer school.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 4

I will maintain a study schedule, complete all assignments, and attend all required classes.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 5

I will not be tardy or absent more than 3 times in a semester or have any disciplinary problems.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 6

I will maintain an active and consistent relationship with my assigned mentor.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 7

I will attend all required meetings with my Director of Academics.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 8

I will actively participate in HFS programming including required and optional events.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 9

I will perform a minimum of 40 hours of documented community service each year.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 10

I will attend all required ACT and/or SAT Prep classes during junior year.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 11

I will complete at least six college applications during my senior year.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 12

I will become involved in school and/or non-school extracurricular activities in which I am interested.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 13

I will meet with my school counselor on a regular basis.

HFS Chicago Scholars Number 14

I will abide by the HFS college continuum: 4 years English; 3 years Math; 2 years Science; 2 years Social Studies; 2 years Foreign Language; 1 year Computer; 1 year P.E.; 1 semester Speech; 1 year Art / Music; and 3 years Elective.

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Enrolled in College

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College Persistence Students who have obtained a college degree

Total College Scholarships & Grants for the class of 2023

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