Marietta-Roswell Alumnae Chapter Scholarship Program
Composed of more than 300,000 women, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Encouraging young African American women to achieve excellence through higher education is a primary focus of the organization. We support this focus by awarding scholarships to young women who exemplify academic excellence, strong leadership, and community involvement.
Eligible applicants must:
- Be a graduating African American female high school senior
- Live or attend school in Cobb County, Cherokee County, or North Fulton County
- Have at least a 3.0 GPA or equivalent numerical average
All applications must be submitted online by December 16, 2022.
HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarships and Grants
The HOPE Scholarship program is for students that have demonstrated academic achievement and are seeking a college degree. There are several ways to become eligible for the HOPE Scholarship, either by graduating from high school as a HOPE Scholar or by earning it while in college.
- The HOPE Grant program is for students seeking a technical certificate or diploma, regardless of the student's high school grade point average or graduation date.
- The Zell Miller Scholarship Program is for students who have demonstrated academic achievement and are seeking a college degree. Generally, to become eligible, a student must graduate from an eligible high school with a 3.70 GPA and a minimum score on the SAT/ACT.
- The HOPE Scholarship, Zell Miller Scholarship, and HOPE Grant pay a certain amount for tuition. The amount of the award depends on the type of school the student is attending, the number of credit hours the student is enrolled, and the specific tuition rate for the college.
Coca-Cola Scholars Program
The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to students in their final year of high school. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 34th class in 2022, the Foundation has provided over 6,600 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $78 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship.
Nominations are now open for the John M. Belk Scholarship and the Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship.
John M. Belk Scholarship - Nominations due December 1, 2022
• Recognizes powerful students with demonstrated academic excellence, integrity, intellectual curiosity, willingness to take risks, and the potential to be change agents in both their local and global communities.
• Covers comprehensive cost (tuition, fees, room, and board) for four years, plus two special opportunity stipends ($3,000 each).
Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship - Nominations due September 27, 2022
• Recognizes scholar-athletes who are strong leaders and performers in the classroom and impact players at the NCAA Division I level on one of our 17 eligible teams.
• Covers tuition and fees for four years to one female and one male scholar-athlete in each incoming class.
If you are interested in being nominated for either scholarship, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Resources and Scholarship Searches
Scholarship websites offer research tools that can help you find leads on potential scholarships for which you may want to apply. Keep in mind that when utilizing an online scholarship search, you are not guaranteed a scholarship. The searches are merely a way to inform you of available scholarships that match your personal profile. Once you complete the free scholarship search, you will see a list of scholarships for which you should be eligible and all the information you need to apply.