EPCP Scholarship Program

EP/CP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS:

The East Point/College Park Alumnae Scholarship Program is designed to empower youth to achieve excellence through higher education. We award a  variety of scholarships to young women and men who exemplify academic excellence, strong leadership, and demonstrate active community involvement.

  • EP/CP Scholarship Initiatives
    • Collegiate Scholarship for members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
    • High School Scholarship
    • May Week/Oratorical Scholarship Competition
  • Special Initiatives 
    • Art Grant for High School Art Teachers

COLLEGIATE SCHOLARSHIP

The Educational Development Committee is pleased to announce that the East Point/College Park Alumnae Chapter will award two (2) scholarships to Collegiate Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Applicant must be a full-time student, in pursuit of an undergraduate degree and enrolled in an accredited institution in metropolitan Atlanta.

Please see scholarship announcement and application below:

*Scholarship Letter (pdf)

*Scholarship Application (pdf)

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

The East Point/College Park Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will award a limited number of scholarships to graduating African American male and female high school seniors. Scholarships will be awarded in four categories:

1) Academic:  Scholarships awarded in this category will be based primarily on the students’ academic record.

2) Community Service:  Scholarships awarded in this category will be based primarily on the students’ record of community service.

3) Leadership:  Scholarships awarded in this category will be based primarily on the students’ leadership roles in both school and community.

4) EPCP Educational Development Programs:  Scholarships in this category will be awarded to students who are current participants in East Point/College Park Alumnae Delta Academy, Delta GEMS, or EMBODI.

Applicants in all scholarship categories must meet the minimum cumulative GPA requirement (2.5 on a 4.0 scale).

Applications will be available Feb. 1, 2020. Please be sure to set a calendar reminder for this opportunity. 

MAY WEEK ORATORICAL SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION 

The May Week Oratorical Scholarship Competition is during May of each year.  Contestants are asked to prepare a 5 minute speech on one of five pre-selected topics and present before a panel of judges.  Contestants are judged based on a set of criteria, measuring their demonstration of intellectual thinking and positive expression. Scholarship prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.  Registration begins in April.

For more information on the EP/CP Scholarship Program, email scholarships@epcpdst.org.