2014 Ivy and Pearls Foundation Scholarship Announcement

26 Mar

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The Rho Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for scholarships offered through their Ivy and Pearls Foundation. Since its inception, the Ivy and Pearls Foundation has awarded thousands of dollars in scholarships to help aspiring youth further their education, growth, and development.

In 2014, a minimum of four scholarships will be awarded, and are intended to aid entering college freshmen by providing financial support based on academic merit, community engagement and need. Completed application packages must be postmarked by 31 March 2014. Finalists will be publicly acknowledged during the annual African American Baccalaureate Program in San Jose, CA on Sunday, 01 June 2014.

Applicant requirements

o Be a resident of the RDO service area (San Mateo, Santa Clara and Alameda counties)

o Be African / African American

o Be a high school student, senior year

o Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or above / 4.0 scale

o Be enrolled as a full-time student in a two or four-year college in Fall 2014

o Show recent community involvement


For more information and to download an applications, please go to: http://www.rdoaka.com/rdo-info-center/scholarships.



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