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Apply for Scholarships & Grants

This page is your gateway to apply for Theta Foundation scholarship and grant funding. Here you can find all the resources you need to successfully complete applications.

Chapter & Individual Grants

College and alumnae chapters and individual Thetas are eligible to apply for Theta Foundation grants for non-degree educational, leadership, and service-learning opportunities. Applications are available year-round and grants are awarded on a quarterly schedule throughout the fiscal year (July 1-June 30).

Apply for Chapter & Individual Grants


Required reading for 2020-21 grant applicants.

2020-21 Chapter Grant Application Guide

 2020-21 Individual Grant Application Guide


Choose the application that corresponds to the quarter in which you would like to apply; all links redirect to the SmarterSelect online application system. 

 All application materials must be submitted by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on the deadlines indicated.


Deadline: July 15, 2020 for programs beginning on or after September 1, 2020

 2020-21 Q1 Chapter Grant Application

 2020-21 Q1 Individual Grant Application


Deadline: October 14, 2020 for programs beginning on or after December 1, 2020

2020-21 Q2 Chapter Grant Application

 2020-21 Q2 Individual Grant Application


Deadline: January 13, 2021 for programs beginning on or after March 1, 2021

2020-21 Q3 Chapter Grant Application

 2020-21 Q3 Individual Grant Application


Deadline: April 14, 2021 for programs beginning on or after June 1, 2021

 2020-21 Q4 Chapter Grant Application

 2020-21 Individual Grant Application

Learn more about Theta Foundation chapter and individual grants by reviewing the Grants FAQ


Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation is proud to support Theta collegians and alumnae with merit-based and need-based scholarships for undergraduate and graduate study. The minimum scholarship award is $1,000, and funding is awarded for use in the following academic year toward tuition, course-related fees, and required textbooks and supplies. 

Theta membership dues are not an eligible academic expense.

Scholarship Application Information

The 2020 Scholarship Application (for scholarships awarded for the 2020-21 academic year) has now closed.

All applicants will be notified of their award status by the end of the day on Monday, May 11, 2020. Award status notifications will be sent to the email addresses on applicants' official Fraternity membership records.

You can learn more about the application and notification process by reviewing the 2020 Scholarship Application Guide.

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