Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors
The Xi Gamma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will award scholarships ranging from $500 to $2,000 to outstanding African American high school seniors. The scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement and financial need. Last year the chapter was able to award 21 scholarships to deserving high school scholars, several of whom attended schools in WCCUSD.
Founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC in 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is the oldest Greek-letter organization established by African American college-trained women. The mission of the Xi Gamma Omega Chapter is to enhance the quality of life in the Bay Area community through our service programs.
We invite eligible high school seniors to submit applications, which are due on January 29, 2021. The application is available on the Xi Gamma Omega website at www.xigammaomega.com, or please contact the high school counselors at your school. If you have questions or need information, please feel free to contact Xi Gamma Omega Scholarship Committee Co-chairs Ora Anderson at 510.507.5503 or Tonya Jones Allred at 510.734.7875.
We look forward to a robust group of applicants from WCCUSD!