Emerson Carlson, STEM Scholar

STEM Scholarship Recipient, 2019

Emerson Carlson, WCAS ’21, from Monroe, CT, is studying economics and math. As a high school senior, he received the Prudential Spirit of Community Certificate of Excellence and the President’s Volunteer Award. Currently, he is a member of a team that is a top six finalist for the Goldman Sachs U Chicago/Northwestern Stock Pitch Competition. Emerson has made the Dean’s List every quarter he has been at NU and is strongly committed to learning by immersing himself in the world of finance, collaborating and studying with classmates. In the face of adversity, he is thankful to his single mother who faced financial difficulties.


01/2020 Additional Information:  His extracurricular activities include Northwestern Capital Management.