Scholarship Opportunities

SCHOLARSHIP 2017 AWARD

Three scholarships will be awarded to the successful applicants. Members of the Kappa Alpha Psi, Lansing Alumni Chapter Scholarship Committee, will determine the scholarship recipients after review of candidate applications and required essays. The recipients of the scholarship will be required to provide proof of a 2.5 cumulative GPA in coursework. The recipients will also be required to provide proof of enrollment/registration to include tuition payments for the first semester of college before the scholarship funds will be awarded.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduating Male High School Senior within the Greater Lansing Area
  • Be a member of a designated minority group
  • 2.5 GPA (cumulative) or better on a 4.0 scale
  • Demonstration of involvement in school activities, employment, and/or community service
  • Must be attending a college or university in the Fall of 2017

REQUIRED MATERIALS AND INFORMATION

 

Applicants will need to complete the following to be eligible for the scholarship awards:

 

  • Complete attached “Scholarship Application”
  • Official high school transcript
  • Provide Proof of acceptance to an accredited College, University, or Trade School

 

  • Submission of a Typed 750-1000 words essay, double spaced in Times New Roman 12pt font, answering the question: How will you use your college education to benefit yourself, family, and community?

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Completed applications must include all of the required information in one envelope. Submittals must be postmarked or electronically submitted by Friday April 28, 2017.

Please mail or e-mail your application to:

ATTN: Lonnie C. Lee, Scholarship Committee Chairman

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. – Lansing Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation

P.O. Box 12278

Lansing, MI 48901

lonnieclee79@gmail.com

 

Click Here to receive the Scholarship application