9th Annual Scholarship Gala…

9th Annual Scholarship Gala

On Behalf of

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Tau Tau Chapter

 Application Available: June 26, 2020

 Application Deadline: September 30, 2020

 Application Processing: October 1, 2020

 Award Notification: October 11, 2020

Enrollment Verification: Fall 2021

Award Disbursement: Fall 2021

 Essay Theme: What opinions do you have about the Racial Divide In America?

 Scholarship Description

In 2013, the Omega Educational Foundation Scholarship Award was established by the Omega Educational Foundation to recognize high achieving students that displayed leadership qualities and scholastic excellence. The scholarship was designed to assist African-American Males in the Greater Los Angeles Area that are High School Seniors who plan on furthering their education during the 2020-2021 academic year.

 Scholarships: Up to $20,000 in scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors. Open to the general public in the Greater Los Angeles Area.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • African-American Males.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible non-U.S. Citizen (must show roof).
  • Must have a permanent address and attended a high school in the Greater Los Angeles Area.
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Must be enrolled as a High School Senior in the fall of the 2020-2021 academic year.
  • Must have two letters of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselors, principal or community leader.
  • Must submit a one-page essay – double space, no less than 12pt font not to exceed 500 words. Essay Theme: “ Your Tomorrow Starts Today”. In your essay describe “who you are” and how the theme will assist you with navigating the rigors of college, in a positively manner.
  • Must provide the student’s official transcripts from freshman to junior year in high school. Transcripts signed by Counselor/Administrator.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age or older as of October 21, 2020.
  • Must provide Proof of Enrollment full-time from the Registrar’s office of the scholarship recipient’s prospective college, university, or technical institution for 2020-2021 academic year.
  • As explicitly set forth in this application, all terms and eligibility conditions must be adhered to. All rights are reserved by the scholarship committee to resolve application matters.
  • Must provide a recent Passport photograph or school Identification card.

Contact: Rodney Jones (951) 990-9910 or wo2jones@earthlink.net if you have any questions. Please mail the completed Application with all requested information to: Omega Educational Foundation Scholarship Award, P.O. Box 91302, Los Angeles, California 90009.

(click on link below to download application PDF version)

2020 OEF Scholarship Application