Graduate Funding Information Service

June 9, 2021

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation: Graduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: August 15, 2021

Each year Alpha Kappa Alpha offers Graduate Merit and Graduate Financial Need Scholarships.

To be eligible for the Merit Scholarship, a one-year one-time only award, the applicant must:

  • Be a full-time student
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited degree-granting institution;
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (“B” average);
  • Demonstrate community service and involvement.

To be eligible for the Financial Need Scholarship, a one-year one-time only award, the applicant must:

  • Be a full-time student
  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited degree-granting institution;
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.5 (“C+” average);
  • Demonstrate community service and involvement.

Graduate students may apply for both awards, but they will only be awarded one scholarship. Also, there are no citizenship restrictions for these awards.

For more information about these opportunities, including how to apply, click here.