Clarke Dickens 001
Milken Scholar 2022
Scholar Profile

Clarke Dickens


Clarke Dickens, salutatorian of Capital City Charter High School, is a Varsity soccer athlete, Harvard Prize Book recipient, and Washington Urban Debate League National Debater. On the DC State Board of Education Student Advisory Council, they advanced queer curriculum, Hispanic student resources, and COVID-19 issues. Clarke volunteers at a garden growing free food for locals. They participated in Harvard’s Pre-College Program and Yale’s Young Global Scholars. Clarke is a QuestBridge Match to the University of Pennsylvania to study criminology.

High school:  Capital City Charter High School


College Year Degree
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
2026 B.A. Criminology