Legacy of Leadership Foundation, the charitable arm of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ® Omega Epsilon Omega Chapter located in Novi, Michigan, in keeping with our goal of supporting higher education for young people in Western Oakland County, is pleased to announce the application process and requirements for awarding scholarships. An applicant must meet the stipulate criteria for each scholarship that he or she is applying for in order to be considered for an award.
In order to be eligible for consideration, an applicant must:
Be an African American female or male classified as a high school graduating senior of Western Oakland County District Schools;
Attach a list of extracurricular and community activity involvement over the past two years (with reference names and telephone numbers for verification);
Submit an official high school transcript- with Board of Education seal;
Receive acceptance to a four (4) year university or college and submit a copy of the acceptance letter on university letterhead;
Fully complete the application (electronic copy);
Submit a personal essay which states your future goals and objectives and how they relate to your chosen major. Please include how this scholarship would contribute to achieving those goals;
Submit one (1) electronic copy of the application by the noted deadline;
Be prepared to have a brief interview with Scholarship Committee; and
Return the completed application with all the attachments to: Scholarship.firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions, please e-mail Scholarship.email@example.com
The winner of the award will be invited to formally receive recognition from Legacy of Leadership Foundation and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ® Omega Epsilon Omega Chapter at an event with a parent or guardian.
Application Deadline: Friday, March 30, 2018
Click on the links below for details.
Kroger Community Rewards
Have you ever heard of a two for one “Win Win” situation? The Scholarship Committee has one for you. Kroger is giving up to $2,000,000 to non-profit organizations this year because they are committed to helping our community grow and prosper. All you have to do is enroll your Kroger Plus Card in the Community Rewards program and designate Legacy of Leadership Foundation as the recipient by typing in 67580 as the organization number. Every time you shop for groceries and swipe your card, Legacy of Leadership Foundation earns a rebate. It’s that easy!
Please enroll your family, neighbors, co-workers and friends.
Soror Pamela Durden
Scholarship Committee Chairman