Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter
2016-2017 Scholarship Application

 

The Chicago Heights Alumni Foundation in partnership with the Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. is sponsoring four $2,500 scholarships to deserving college bound high school students. In addition, the Foundation will also award five individual $500 awards. Each of the four $2,500 scholarships will be paid in two equal instalments of $1,250 in each of the students first twio academic semesters, while the five individual $500 awards will be a onetime payment. Each year, the Foundation awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors who area attending college and have demonstrated a proven track record of academic success and community service. The selection of scholarship and award recipients is based primarily on academic achievement, community involvement, and participation in extra-curricular activities. The selection of scholarship and award recipients is determined exclusively by the Scholarship Committee of the Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

To apply for one of the four scholarships or five awards, the applicant must complete this application in its entirety (including all supporting documentation) and submit it to the following address postmarked no later than April 29, 2016.

 

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter
PO BOX 2862
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
ATT: Scholarship Committee Chairman


Eligibility Requirements for Scholarship and Award Applicants:

  • Graduating High School Male Student
  • Minimum Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (Official Sealed School Transcript Required)
  • Completion of ACT and/or SAT Standard Exam
  • Documented Verification of Participation in Extracurricular Activities
  • Documented Hours of Community Service
  • Acceptance Letter to an Accredited four (4) year College or University
  • 2 Personal Letters of Recommendation

 

Scholarship and Award recipients will be announced prior to May 23, 2016. All recipients must attend the award banquet hosted by the Chicago Heights Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., which will be held on July 2, 2016 or risk having the scholarship or award rescinded. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

2016 Scholarship Application