Scholarship Opportunities

HBCU Scholarship

The members of Tau Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. are pleased to invite African-American, high school seniors to apply for our scholarships.

Several $1,000 scholarships will be awarded based on competitive criteria listed below:

 Must have demonstrated leadership and a commitment to service in their high schools and communities.
 Must have an overall “B” average or above.
 Must pursue a college degree at a historically black college or university (HBCU).

The award will be given to the student’s account at the HBCU after proof of enrollment has been confirmed.

Applications must be accompanied by the following items:
 A current and official transcript
 Application form with completed counselor’s page
 A brief biographical essay
 Three letters of recommendation from civic leaders, teachers, or counselors.

Merit Scholarship

The members of Tau Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. are pleased to invite African-American, high school seniors to apply for our scholarships.

A $1,000 scholarship will be
awarded based on competitive criteria listed below:

 Must have demonstrated leadership and a commitment to service in their high schools and communities.
 Must have an overall “B” average or above.
 Must pursue a college degree at an accredited college or university.

The award will be given to the student’s account at the school after proof of enrollment has been confirmed.

Applications must be accompanied by the following items:
 A current and official transcript
 Application form with completed counselor’s page
 A brief biographical essay
 Three letters of recommendation from civic leaders, teachers, or counselors.

Scholarship Deadline

Please mail a completed scholarship application to the address below. All information must be received by May 15, 2020

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
Tau Rho Omega Chapter
Attn: Scholarship Chairman
PO Box 116820
Carrollton, TX 75011-6820

If you have any questions regarding Tau Rho Omega scholarships, please contact Mrs. Mary Quinn at akamerquinn@gmail.com.