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January 15, 2024

To Counselors, Parents, and Prospective Scholarship Applicants:

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, is the first African American Sorority, founded in 1908. The sorority has an established tradition of rewarding students who have the intellect, as well as the desire to pursue a higher education.

In 2024, the Ivy Enrichment Fund, Incorporated, the charitable arm of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Pi Iota Omega Chapter, will continue to support the academic efforts of our youth, by awarding scholarships to local area high school seniors. Our scholarships are targeted to, but not limited to African American students who have demonstrated exceptional merit, academic achievement, citizenship, and commitment to service throughout their school and community. The selection process is also sensitive to students with financial need. We look forward to receiving applications from students who aspire to challenge their minds at an institution of higher learning. 

Only students meeting the following criteria will be considered:

1. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.

2. Applicants must be enrolled as a full time student in an accredited college or university for the 2024-2025 school year.

3. Applicants must reside in the Greenburgh, Elmsford, White Plains, Valhalla, and Sleepy Hollow School Districts in Westchester County.

4. Applicants must adhere to the application filing deadline of April 6, 2024.






Nicole Finigan-Ndzibah, President, Pi Iota Omega Chapter

Renada Lewis, Executive Director, Ivy Enrichment Fund, Inc.

Naima Smith, Scholarship Committee Chair 

Lori HardyScholarship Committee Co-Chair

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