Eligibility Criteria– Minimum cumulative (overall) GPA of 2.5.
– Current high school senior in Lake County.
– Must be enrolled in or accepted to an accredited college, trade school, or university.
– Two character recommendations (1- Community or Personal and 1- High School Teacher, Counselor, Academic Mentor or Administrator)
– Submit completed application, including student essay.
– Must send a professional headshot photo with scholarship application packet (no photos will be returned).
– Complete interview.
– Scholarship application and all documents must be electronically submitted by March 1st.
– Official student transcript must be included with this application packet.
– A true and correct copy of the applicant’s high school transcript, certified by an appropriate high school official (in a sealed and stamped envelope) must be mailed to:Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
PO Box 8528
Waukegan, IL 60079-8528
Please click the below link to submit your scholarship application.