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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.
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).
Due to IRS regulations, as a charitable, tax-deductible organization, Theta Foundation cannot grant any funding solely for Theta-specific benefit, including membership dues.
Required reading for 2020-21 grant applicants.
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: October 14, 2020 for programs beginning on or after December 1, 2020
Deadline: January 13, 2021 for programs beginning on or after March 1, 2021
Deadline: April 14, 2021 for programs beginning on or after June 1, 2021
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.
All applicants have been notified of their award status. Recipient packets, including scholarship checks, were mailed to recipients’ home addresses according to their Fraternity membership records on June 30, 2020. Please look for more information about Theta Foundation scholarships in December 2020, and expect the application for scholarships for the 2021-22 academic year to be posted in January 2021.
You can learn more about the application and notification process by reviewing the 2020 Scholarship Application Guide.