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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

Grant Application Guides

Required reading for 2019-20 grant applicants.

2019-20 Chapter Grant Application Guide

2019-20 Individual Grant Application Guide

Quarterly Grant Applications

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: January 15, 2020 for programs beginning on or after March 1, 2020

2019-20 Q3 Chapter Grant Application

2019-20 Q3 Individual Grant Application


Deadline: April 15, 2020 for programs beginning on or after June 1, 2020

2019-20 Q4 Chapter Grant Application

2019-20 Q4 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 2019 Scholarship Application (for scholarships awarded for the 2019-20 academic year) has now closed. All 2019 applicants have been notified of their award status. Disbursement checks were mailed to colleges/universities and award letters were mailed to recipients’ addresses on their Fraternity membership records on June 28, 2019. Please look for more information about Theta Foundation scholarships in December 2019, and expect the application for scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year to be posted in January 2020.

You can learn more about the application and notification process by reviewing the 2019 Scholarship Application Guide.

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