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.

2019-2020 Scholarship & Grant Programs

2020 Leadership Seminar Registration Scholarships

Applications Open: October 15, 2019
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019
Number of Scholarships: 55
Scholarship Amount: $145
Who Can Apply: 1 per Sigma Alpha Collegiate Chapter

In an effort to help as many chapters as possible attend a 2020 Leadership Seminar, the Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation is offering 55 scholarships to Sigma Alpha collegiate chapters who send at least one representative to one of the following a 2020 Leadership Seminars:

February 7-8, 2020 (St. Louis, MO)
February 14-15, 2020 (Reno, NV)
February 21-22, 2020 (Atlanta, GA)
February 28-29, 2020 (Baltimore, MD)

Applications Open – Chapter Officers can complete the application in the Forms section of the Officer Portal.

Professional Development Grants

Applications Open: October 15, 2019
Application Deadline: December 15, 2019
Number of Grants: 4
Grant Amount: $500

Who Can Apply: Sigma Alpha Collegiate Chapters, Alumnae Chapters

The Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation and Bayer encourage every Sigma Alpha Sorority Collegiate and Alumnae 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 and individuals to help support educational programming in all areas of professional growth and development.

Applications Open – Chapter Officers can complete the application in the Forms section of the Officer Portal.

National Conclave Scholarships

Applications Open: March 1, 2020
Application Deadline: April 15, 2020
Number of Scholarships: 75
Scholarship Amount: $200
Who Can Apply: 1 per Sigma Alpha Collegiate or Alumnae Chapter

In an effort to help as many chapters as possible attend the 2020 National Conclave, the Sigma Alpha Sorority Educational Foundation is offering up to 71 scholarships to Sigma Alpha collegiate and alumnae chapters who send at least one representative to the National Conclave, and an additional 4 scholarships to newly chartered collegiate chapters who send at least one representative to the National Conclave.

Applications Closed

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