The Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter of
Delta sigma Theta Sorority, incorporated



When is the deadline for the scholarship application?

Each scholarship application has its specific deadline listed. Please pay close attention to the deadlines. We will NOT accept late or incomplete applications. Your complete application must submitted by the deadline.

Are the scholarship awards renewable every year?

No. You must apply every year to be considered.

If my mother is a member of the Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., can I apply for scholarships?

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.

Who is eligible to apply for the scholarships awarded by the Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.?

Graduating high school seniors in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho public schools, as well as undergraduate college students. Vocational students are also welcome to apply. 

Do I have to be currently enrolled in a college/university or vocational/community college to apply for scholarships?

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.

When will I know when the scholarship award decisions has been made?

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

How and when are scholarship checks issued?

Some payments are made directly to the student while others are made payable directly to the institution. Please check the application for specific details. 

What is "proof of enrollment?"

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.

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Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world.

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