Scholarship Application

A Plus Foundation, Inc.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Chi Psi Omega Chapter
2018 Scholarships

The A Plus Foundation, Inc. is the philanthropic arm of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.’s, Chi Psi
Omega chapter. Founded in 1908 at Howard University, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is the
first Greek-letter organization established by African-American women with a focus on
scholarship, service and social change. To date, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc’s. membership
includes nearly 300,000 college-educated women in over 1000 graduate and undergraduate
chapters internationally.

Based in Coral Springs, the Chi Psi Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. was
chartered in 2005 to render unparalleled and unmatched service through programs of
international initiatives and local activities to the communities of Coral Springs, North
Lauderdale, Margate, Tamarac, Parkland and Coconut Creek. As such, the A Plus Foundation, Inc.
is pleased to offer merit-based and need-based scholarships of up to $1,000 to graduating
Broward County high school seniors.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:
1) 2018 graduating high school senior planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university
2) Broward County resident
3) GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
4) Letter of Recommendation (Only recommendations from teachers, principals, BRACE
Advisors, guidance counselors, ministers, community leaders or civic leaders will be
accepted. Must be on official letterhead.)
5) Parent’s 2017 W-2 Wage and Tax Statement
6) Completed application
7) Postmarked on, or before, March 23, 2018

No electronic submission will be accepted.
Must show proof of enrollment before scholarship is awarded.
Please mail completed application and supporting materials to:

A PLUS Foundation, Inc.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Chi Psi Omega Chapter
Attn: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 770295
Coral Springs, FL 33077

Counselors and advisors, please encourage all deserving students to apply. Please make
additional copies of this packet for distribution. The scholarship application packet is also
available for download at www.ChiPsiOmega.org. Should you have questions, or require
additional information, please contact Scholarship Chairman Trivel McKire via email at
AKACPOscholarship1908@gmail.com.

Sincerely,
Josetta Patterson, President
A Plus Foundation, Inc.

Venetta McCullough, President
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Chi Psi Omega Chapter

Trivel Cooper McKire, Scholarship Chairman
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Chi Psi Omega Chapter