The 2017 Ethnic-Minority Scholarship application period is now CLOSED!
Ten local high school students are awarded a scholarship of up to $1,000 to help with college expenses. The annual scholarship competition is open to all local high school seniors who apply with a 2.5 GPA or higher; SAT score of 750 or higher (combined Math and Critical Reading); demonstrated leadership capabilities (church, school, community service); evidence of financial need; member of an ethnic-minority group; and resident of Mecklenburg County.
Applications may be completed and submitted via one of two methods:
- an on-line submission form
- downloaded and submitted as a hardcopy
All entries must be submitted or postmarked by the communicated date once the application period opens:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.,
Alpha Lambda Omega Chapter
P.O. Box 31624
Charlotte, NC 28231
If submitting the application via the on-line form, the official transcript MUST be mailed to the P.O. Box listed.
To get started, complete the following steps:
- Download and review the scholarship information package.
- Select a submission method (see above)