Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Sigma Omega Chapter extends to you the opportunity to apply for our 2020 academic scholarship. We will award scholarships to outstanding high school students of color that reside in Greater Cincinnati.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., is the first collegiate Greek letter organization for African American women in America, was founded in 1908 at Howard University in Washington, D.C. The sorority’s membership includes women from all parts of the globe. The Sigma Omega Chapter is located in Cincinnati and has been offering scholarships since its inception in 1924. We have proudly awarded over $350,000.00 in scholarships to deserving young women and men in the Greater Cincinnati area.
Applicants will have to provide the following information to be considered for a scholarship: academic excellence, community and volunteer service, extra-curricular activities and exceptional leadership potential.
For consideration, the following items must be postmarked by Friday, March 5, 2021:
- Counselor’s Supplement (official transcript, stamped and sealed)
- Student Application (include a copy of SAT/ACT scores)
- Parent Application
- College Application Status
Any incomplete application will not be considered for a scholarship. Applicants who are chosen for an interview will be contacted by the Scholarship Chairman. Please note that all information will be kept confidential.
If you have any questions, please contact: Sandra Parks, Scholarship Chairman 513-378-9198.
Sandra Parks, Scholarship Chairman
Shelly Sherman, President Sigma Omega Chapter