Marki Lemons Ryhal Education Advancement Scholarship

The Marki Lemons Ryhal Education Advancement Scholarship supports candidates that are seeking to obtain their real estate license OR attend a Historically Black College and University (HBCU). This fund is applicable only to African American women whose primary residence is in underserved communities within the Chicagoland area.

This scholarship is in special honor of Marki’s late mother, Hazel S. Lemons.

ABOUT MARKI: Marki Lemons Ryhal is a Chicago REALTOR®, global keynote speaker and international best-selling author. She once served as vice president of her family’s restaurant, Lem’s Bar-B-Que, located on the south side of Chicago. Lem’s is the second oldest black-owned restaurant in Chicago and Chicago’s oldest barbeque restaurant still in business.