Apply for Scholarship

Sigma Sigma Sigma Foundation provides annual graduate and undergraduate scholarships to deserving alumnae and collegians. Several scholarships are restricted to particular chapters/fields of study according to terms of the original endowment. Most endowed Foundation scholarships are merit-based, recognizing outstanding academic achievement but there are also a few specifically for financial need.

merit-based scholarships

Eligibility: Any Tri Sigma that is enrolled as a full-time student can apply for a scholarship, which ranges from $500.00 to $2000, depending on the amount of funds available. Merit-based scholarship applications are due by February 28.

Application: The 2021-2022 merit-based scholarship application process is open. You can access the application here.

For Foundation scholarships that are merit-based, financial need is not a selection criterion. Scholarship grants will be approved at the Annual Meeting of the Tri Sigma Foundation Board of Directors.

No preference will be given to any applicant because of age, race, religion, sexual preference, economic status or ethnic origin, donor status, nor will preference by given to National Officers, other past/present volunteers, or past/present chapter officers.

Requirements:

  1. You must be a member in good standing and not on special consideration.
  2. You must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment at an accredited college or university. Proof of enrollment is required before a scholarship grant is issued.
  3. You must demonstrate leadership and service to your chapter, campus and community.
  4. You must complete the 2021-2022 Foundation Scholarship Application and all required data by February 28, 2021.
  5. You cannot have received a scholarship from the Foundation in one of the preceding two years.
  6. You cannot be a present employee or present Board member of the Foundation or the Executive Council of the National Organization, or a relative of these individuals, at the time of the scholarship award.
  7. At the end of the school year, you must submit a copy of your official transcript.
  8. Online recommendations are required from two references by February 28, 2021; applications will not be reviewed and considered complete unless the references are included in the application.
  9. You must have the minimum cumulative grade point average required for participation as an active member, 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

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need-based scholarships

The Foundation is proud to offer need-based scholarships. This application is heavily based on demonstrated need. Weighing strengths and achievements in and outside the classroom will allow evaluators to better understand applicants’ unique experiences and potential for success.

Eligibility: Any Tri Sigma that is enrolled as a full-time student can apply for a need-based scholarship. Need-based scholarship applications are due by March 1.

Application: The 2021-2022 need-based scholarship application process is open. You can access the application here.

The needs-based scholarship will be approved by the Tri Sigma Foundation Board of Directors, and all applicants will be notified by June 1.

No preference will be given to any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or donor status. Nor will preference be given to National Officers, other past/present volunteers, or past/present chapter officers.

Requirements:

  1. Applicants must be current, initiated undergraduate/graduate members of Tri Sigma who are in good standing.
  2. Applicants must have proven financial need.
  3. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment at an accredited college or university. Proof of enrollment is required before a scholarship is issued.
  4. You cannot be a present employee or present Board member of the Foundation or the Executive Council of the National Organization, or a relative of these individuals, at the time of the scholarship award.

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Questions regarding scholarship applications can be emailed to foundation@trisigma.org.