Foundation Scholarships & Grants

Every year the Sigma Alpha Foundation is dedicated to giving out scholarships and grants for Sigma Alpha Sorority members and chapters in support of their educational, professional, and leadership endeavors.

Congratulations to our 2016-17 Scholarship and Grant Recipients

 

 

2017-2018 Scholarships & Grants Programs 

2018 Leadership Seminar Registration Scholarships
Applications Open: September 15, 2017
Application Deadline: November 15, 2017
Number of Scholarships: 63
Scholarship Amount: $135
Who Can Apply: Sigma Alpha Collegiate Chapters

In an effort to help as many chapters as possible attend a 2018 Leadership Seminar, the Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation is offering 63 scholarships to Sigma Alpha collegiate chapters who send at least one representative to one of the following a 2018 Leadership Seminars:

February 2-3, 2018 (Memphis, TN) 
February 9-10, 2018 (Reno, NV) 
February 16-17, 2018 (Kansas City, MO) 
February 23-24, 2018 (Philadelphia, PA)

Learn more and apply

 

Professional Development Grants
Applications Open: October 1, 2017
Application Deadline: November 15, 2017
Number of Grants: 2
Grant Amount: $500

Who Can Apply: Sigma Alpha Collegiate Chapters, Alumnae Chapters and Individual Members

The Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation, DuPont Pioneer and Monsanto encourage every Sigma Alpha Sorority collegiate chapter to enhance the professional skills of its collegiate members so they may obtain successful careers in the food, fiber and natural resources fields. To meet this goal, the Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation will provide funding to qualified chapters that enhance the professional development skills of collegiate chapters that support educational programming in all areas of professional growth and development.

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Ted A. Priebe Excellence in Agricultural Marketing Communications Scholarship
Applications Open: November 6, 2017
Application Deadline: November 20, 2017
Number of Scholarships: 1
Scholarship Amount: $1500

Who Can Apply: Sigma Alpha Sorority, Agriculture Future of America (AFA), National Agricultural Communications of Tomorrow (ACT) or collegiate NAMA members.

Those who apply for the Ted A. Priebe Excellence in Agricultural Marketing Communications Scholarship need to meet the following criteria:

  • Desire to pursue a career in agricultural marketing communications.
  • Is a sophomore or junior at their college or university
  • Has a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or at least a "B" average
  • Demonstrates leadership and is successfully involved in student activities and clubs.

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National Conclave Scholarships
Applications Open: March 1, 2018
Application Deadline: April 15, 2018
Number of Scholarships: 65
Scholarship Amount: $200

Who Can Apply: Sigma Alpha Collegiate Chapters and Alumnae Chapters

In an effort to help as many chapters as possible attend the 2018 National Conclave in Dallas, TX, August 3-4, 2018, the Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation is offering up to 65 scholarships to Sigma Alpha collegiate and alumnae chapters who send at least one representative to Convention.