2020 Book Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Omega Rho Omega Scholarship. Two high school seniors will be awarded a $500 book scholarship. Eligible students must be a high school senior attending one of our partner schools (Henrico, Highland Springs, Varina, Charles City, or New Kent High School). Applicants must be planning to attend a 4-year, 2-year, or trade/technical college in the fall. 

Select one of the three essay prompts, and answer in 500 words or less. 

  1. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. continues to raise community awareness of critical health issues impacting African American women. Describe a health issue that African Americans face and strategies that can minimize the prevalence of this health issue.

  2. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. focuses on education with an emphasis on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). Please explain why it is important to support HBCUs.

  3. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. was founded with the purpose of being supreme in service to all mankind. Please tell us about a service project that you worked on that impacted you and the community in a profound way.


If you're interested in applying, please submit your online application. The deadline to apply by is May 31, 2020. 

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