Vernetta Wilson Memorial Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.dstmsp.org/scholarship
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • P.O. Box 580709
  • Minneapolis, MN 55458-0709
  • Email Address
  • dstmpls.stp@gmail.com
  • Application Deadline
  • February 26, 2018
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Minneapolis/St. Paul Alumnae Chapter's annual scholarship is part of a larger commitment to provide encouragement and support to African-American students who choose higher education as their goal. Award amounts vary but typically range between $1,000-$2,500 per individual. Award recipients are recognized at the annual Literary Luncheon in the spring.

    Eligibility:
    -African-American high school graduating senior
    -Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7
    -Demonstrated leadership skills
    -Active volunteer in community service activities (minimum 30 hours)
    -Acceptance at a two-year or four-year accredited institution of higher education for the fall semester
    -A Minnesota resident

    Children of members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. are not eligible for this scholarship. For more details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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