Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated - Gamma Omega Chapter Scholarship for Current Undergraduate Students

The Gamma Omega Alberta Gantt/Mattie Harvey Scholarship is made available through the Gamma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated for a full-time undergraduate student in good academic standing. Established in 2010, this scholarship is made possible by way of gifts made by Mrs. Alberta Gantt, a 75 year member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and other fundraising efforts. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to degree seeking students who are currently enrolled in a four year college or university and to assist students with successful degree completion.

Eligibility Criteria
Applicants must:

  • Be a full-time undergraduate student currently enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours with at least a sophomore standing or beyond at an accredited four year degree-granting institution
  • Have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0
  • Demonstrate a financial need
  • Demonstrate active involvement in community building on their campus
  • Be a permanent resident of St. Louis City, St. Louis County or St. Charles County, MO

Finalists for this scholarship will be invited to a personal interview in May.

Funds for this scholarship will be disbursed in late September 2020.

Questions? Contact

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated - Gamma Omega Chapter
$500 - $1,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your most recent OFFICIAL transcript.
  2. List your honors and extracurricular activities (including school, community church, etc).
  3. Work experience
    • 1. Company/employer
    • 2. Address
    • 3. City, State and Zip Code
    • 4. Phone number
    • 5. Job title
    • 6. Dates of employment
  4. ESSAY: Please write a 250-300 word essay on one of the following topics: (1) What impact will a college degree have on your future goals? (2) How would you help deter the increase of violence (gun control, bullying, etc.) in school? or (3) What is the impact of social media on society?
  5. STUDENT AID REPORT (SAR): Please upload a copy of your Student Aid Report. The SAR is the document resulting from the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA may be filed online at Once you have completed the FAFSA, upload your SAR here.
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