Tau Omega 2019 Scholarship Application is now open: click here to view

All applications must be received before midnight by, Wednesday, April 17, 2019.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) is the oldest Greek letter organization established in America by African-American college women. Since its founding in 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha has included among its activities the promotion of excellent scholarship, vocational and career guidance, and the advancement of human and civil rights. We are dedicated to helping students utilize their strengths to achieve in the future.

In keeping with our tradition, we are pleased you are using our online application for the Thelma Berlack Boozer Scholarship for Academic Excellence sponsored by Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. This scholarship is awarded to individuals with a demonstrated financial need who have excelled academically and provided leadership in their community. 

All (male and female) applicants must be graduating from high school this spring and attending college in the fall. Preference is given to those who will be attending a historically black college or university.  Since our chapter is based in Harlem, all applicants must either live in the borough of Manhattan or attend high school in Manhattan.The $12,000 Scholarship is disbursed at the rate of $3,000 annually for up to 4 years.