2020 Future Leader Scholarship Application


The National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC (DCNPHC) is pleased to announce the 2020 Future Leader Scholarship Application. The scholarship will be awarded to a rising sophomore, junior, or senior who will be enrolled in an accredited institution of higher learning in the District of Columbia, in the fall of

2020. The institution may include a District of Columbia college or university.

The application is due by Monday April 20, 2020 The scholarship winner will be notified by Monday, May 4, 2020. A minimum of one scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded to one student. Additional

scholarships may be available. Proof of enrollment for the fall 2020 semester is required, prior to award disbursement.

Scholarship Eligibility:

Applicant must:

● Be an active undergraduate member of a collegiate chapter overseen by one of the 16 member

chapters of the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC, at the time of application (See

list of graduate chapters here and attached)

● Have an official transcript

● Provide proof of on campus and off campus organization participation

Application Process:

Applicant must submit the following items:

1. A completed typed or computer-generated application form

2. A copy of resume (optional)

3. A 500-word essay, typed and double-spaced addressing the topic: “What is the relevance of the Divine Nine’s economic, social action, and education initiatives in the post President Obama environment”

4. A current, official copy of applicants college transcript

5. Two (2) letters of recommendation. Recommendations can be obtained from a current or former advisor, member of the graduate chapter, professor, principal, pastor, employer, coach, or

extracurricular activities direct


The Application package must be postmarked by Monday April 20, 2020 and mailed to:

National Pan-Hellenic Council of Washington, DC

P. O. Box 2252

Washington, DC 20013-2252

Attention: Scholarship Committee

Or emailed to: dcnphc1930@gmail

Subject Line: Scholarship Committee

PLEASE NOTE: Applications received or postmarked after Monday April 20, 2020 will not be accepted. Should you

have questions regarding the application, please contact Torren Cooper, Scholarship Chair, at torrencooper@gmail or (202) 763-2267


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