Scholarship

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The Scholarship Committee is devoted to ensuring young people succeed academically in higher education. This includes ensuring that students have access to financial resources they need to obtain a college education. The chapter offers as many scholarships as available based on fundraising efforts.

Scholarships are made available to students attending a public, private or parochial high school within the Greater Lansing area. To be eligible to receive an award, recipients should have at least a 2.75 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), be a citizen of the United States, and be a Black/African-American female.

Application requirements are as follows:

  • Completed and signed application w/ photo
  • An official, signed high-school transcript
  • Letter of acceptance to a college or other educational institution
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • An essay explaining why the scholarship should be received
  • Signed school guidance counselor form
  • Signed photo release form and a recent photo

Download Scholarship Informative Letter/Requirements
Download Scholarship Application

Completed application packets must include all of the required materials in a single envelope. Packets must be postmarked or electronically submitted by Friday, February 24, 2018

Please mail or e-mail your packets to:
ATTN: Mrs. Tarsha Gibson
Scholarship Committee Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Lansing Alumnae Chapter
P.O. Box 27491
Lansing, Michigan 48909
dstlacscholarship@gmail.com