Greetings from the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated ®, Tau Xi Omega Chapter Scholarship Committee.  Our chapter in collaboration with S.W.I.T.H. Education Foundation has historically granted up to $7,000 per year in scholarships and book awards.  It is with great pleasure that we are now accepting applications for 2022.  The eligibility criteria for our scholarships are listed below. Please read the details carefully.

Tau Xi Omega Scholarship in Collaboration with S.W.I.T.H Education Foundation

  • Completed & signed application

  • High school transcript with GPA (at least 2.5)

  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or a school official

  • Will be attending a 4-year college in the Fall of 2022

  • 500 word typed essay

  • Must be a resident of Hamden, CT

  • Identify as Black or African American

  • Application deadline:  Completed applications and all required information must be received/postmarked no later than April 10, 2022

Tau Xi Omega Scholarship in Collaboration with

S.W.I.T.H Education Foundation

  • Completed & signed application

  • High school transcript with GPA (at least 2.5)

  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or a school official

  • Will be attending a 4-year college in the Fall of 2022

  • 500 word typed essay

  • Must be a current senior at Hamden High School

  • Identify as Black or African American

  • Application deadline:  Completed applications and all required information must be received/postmarked no later than April 10, 2022

Studying

Beverly Hilton Kimbro Scholarship

  • Completed & signed application

  • High school transcript with GPA (at least 2.5)

  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher or a school official

  • 500 word typed essay

  • Must attend a 4-year Historically Black College or University (HBCU) in the Fall of 2022

  • Must be a resident of Hamden, CT

  • Application deadline:  Completed applications and all required information must be received/postmarked no later than April 10, 2022

       ****Transcripts and letters of recommendation must be received no later than April 10, 2022****

        ***The scholarship application has ended for this year.  Thank you******

             Emailed to:       akahamden@gmail.com

             Or mailed to:    Tau Xi Omega Chapter

                                      C/o Sylvia Haughton, Scholarship Chair

                                      P.O. Box 6184

                                      Hamden, CT 06517

Tau Xi Omega Scholarships 2022