The Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter of
Delta sigma Theta Sorority, incorporated

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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The 2021-2022 scholarship application deadline is March 14, 2021.

Please pay close attention to the deadlines. Your complete application must submitted by the deadline. We will NOT accept late or incomplete applications. 

Students of color who have a 2.75 GPA on a 4.0-scale and live in New Mexico for their permanent residence. They must also be either a: 

  • Graduating high school senior in APS or RRPS
  • Undergraduate college student
  • Vocational student

The Judith R. Harris Scholarship is not open to family members (children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews) of Delta members.

High school applicants: Do not need to be currently enrolled in college to apply but will be required to provide proof of enrollment in order to receive their scholarship. 

College applicants: Must be enrolled in college to apply and will be required to provide proof of enrollment for the upcoming school year before they receive their scholarship.

Recipients will be notified by April of the year in which they apply. 

Some payments are made directly to the student while others are made payable directly to the institution. 

No. You must apply every year to be considered.

Proof of enrollment is an official document issued by your academic institution’s Registrar. We will provide you with a proof of enrollment form for your institution to complete if you are awarded the scholarship.

Due to COVID-19, we will be conducting Zoom interviews instead of doing essay questions. Here is an article from the NY Times on tips to prepare for an online interview.   

The Margaret Carson Scholarship is the only scholarship that we offer that is open to the family of women initiated into Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

None of our other scholarships are open to family members (children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews) of Delta members.

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