Scholarship

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc - Sigma Sigma Omega Chapter is proud to present our Cheryl Maynard Fowler Memorial Scholarship. The late Cheryl Maynard Fowler dedicated over 30 years of service to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. She was a charter member of the Sigma Sigma Omega Chapter, which she served faithfully until her untimely passing.

 

Cheryl valued education and empowered youth by teaching in the Oklahoma City Public School System as a Learning Disability specialist. Equipped with the belief that everyone can succeed with commitment, proper instruction, and a little love, she inspired countless students to attend college and achieve academic success.

 

Three $500 scholarship will be awarded to graduating high school seniors.​

How to Apply

HOW DO I QUALIFY?

  • Recipient(s) must be a high school student who has been accepted to an undergraduate program at an accredited college or university

  • A high school student in the Oklahoma City metropolitan area including Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, and Oklahoma counties

  • Recipient(s) must be an African American high school senior or high school senior of color

 

HOW DO I APPLY?

  • Fill out the application form at the link below and complete a 500-word essay.

 

WHAT IS THE DEADLINE?

  • April 10, 2020, 10 pm CST

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION?

  • Recipients will be selected by the Scholarship Committee and will be notified in April 2020. Recipients will be required to attend our annual Scholarship Luncheon and provide a current photograph.

  • Questions or concerns please email: ssoscholarships@gmail.com

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