Scholarships and Applications

EP/CP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS:

Δ Arts for Teachers Grant

Δ Collegiate Scholarship for members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. (October-November)

Δ Academic Scholarship (February – March)

Δ Oratorical Scholarship Competition (April)

Δ May Week Scholarship Awards (May)

 

ARTS FOR TEACHERS GRANT

Arts and Letters Committee is pleased to introduce a grant program for art teachers in our service areas of South Fulton, Clayton, and Fayette Counties. The purpose of this grant is to encourage and to support  teachers in the execution and development of artistically creative and unique projects related to visual and performing arts. To apply for the grant, a completed application package must be received by May 4, 2017 via email to artsandletters@epcpdst.org. The grant will be awarded to one teacher in the amount of $500 and made available in September of the same year the scholarship is applied for.  Click here to download the application.

 

COLLEGIATE SCHOLARSHIP

The Educational Development Committee is pleased to announce that the East Point/College Park Alumnae Chapter will award two (2) scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each to Collegiate Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Applicants must be a full-time student, in pursuit of an undergraduate degree and enrolled at one of the following institutions:

  • Brenau University
  • Clark Atlanta University
  • Clayton College and State University
  • Emory University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia State University
  • Kennesaw State University
  • Mercer University – Atlanta Campus
  • Spelman College
  • Southern Polytechnic University
  • University of West Georgia

Postmarked applications are due on December 1stClick here to download the application.

For more information, submit an email to scholarships@epcpdst.org.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
A limited number of scholarships, in the amount of $1,200 each, will be awarded to graduating African American male and female high school seniors who attend Metropolitan Atlanta Schools. Applicants should provide a completed application packet, which includes: an application, official school transcript, counselor verification, Disbursement of Scholarship Funds Agreement and two letters of recommendation.
Postmarked applications are due on March 1, 2017
 
For more information, submit an email to scholarships@epcpdst.org.

 

ORATORICAL SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION

Graduating high school students are eligible to participate in the May Week Teen Forum Oratorical Scholarship Competition. Contestants are judged based on a set of criteria that measure their demonstration of intellectual thinking and positive expression in 5-minute oral presentation. College scholarships are awarded to the contestants with the highest scores.  Three (3) finalists will be selected to attend the May Week Teen Forum Awards Ceremony where the scholarship recipients will be announced. The award categories:

1st Place – $1200

2nd Place – $1000

3rd Place – $800

Registration forms and outlines must be emailed to scholarships@epcpdst.org by April 3, 2017 at 11:59PM. For more information, submit an email to scholarships@epcpdst.org.