Application Process


The National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC is pleased to announce the 2020 DCNPHC Scholarship Application. The scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from a District of Columbia high school who will enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning in the fall of 2020. The institution may include a college, university, trade school, or other educational establishment beyond high school.

    The scholarship awardee will be notified by June 18th, 2020 of their selection to receive a scholarship. The scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded to one (1) student.  Proof of enrollment for the fall semester is required prior to award disbursement.

Scholarship Eligibility

Applicant must: 

  1. Have received a scholarship from one of the 16 member chapters of the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC at the time of application
  2. Be a resident of the District of Columbia
  3. Be on course to graduate from an accredited high school in the DC area at the end of the 2016-17 academic school year
  4. Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or above at the time of application submission.
  5. Have an official transcript with proof of community service hours

Application Process

Applicant must submit the following items:

  1. Completed typed, written, or computer generated application form
  2. A copy of your award letter from the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC member chapter (See list attached)
  3. A 500-word essay, typed and double-spaced addressing the topic: “Name one member of the National Pan Hellenic Council’s Divine Nine membership that has influenced your life and Why? ”
  4. A current, official copy of your high school transcript
  5. Two (2) letters of recommendations.  Recommendations can be obtained from a current or former teacher, guidance counselor, principle, pastor, employer, coach, or extracurricular activities director.


2020 Washington DC Alumnae Chapter (WDCAC) Scholarship

Enhancing the lives of residents of the District of Columbia, acknowledging educational achievement, and encouraging continued academic pursuits are primary objectives of the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.  DEADLINE MARCH 1, 2020