2020 DORIS TAYLOR SCHOLARSHIP

Application deadline extended: Postmarked no later than midnight May 15, 2020

 

Mrs. Doris Taylor was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Delta Omega Chapter with a great fondness for the Little Miss Fashionetta Pageant and the little girls who participated.  To honor her memory, the Taylor family established the Doris Taylor Scholarship.

A one-time scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 will be awarded to the winning applicant. Payment will be released in the fall semester, upon receipt of confirmation of enrollment at the HBCU to which the scholarship recipient has been accepted.  The acceptable proof of attendance is a copy of the class registration.

To be considered for the scholarship, the applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Must have participated in and completed the Little Miss Fashionetta Program

  • Must be a graduating senior who has been accepted to and will be attending a Historically Black College or University; proof is your letter of acceptance from a historically black college or university for the fall term that must be received by October 30, 2020 to avoid forfeit of scholarship

  • Must complete and return the application by the deadline

  • Current official high school transcript (sealed)

  • Two non-family recommendations (e.g. counselor, teacher, school administrator, community leader)

  • SAT or ACT scores from College Board

  • Proof of community service (100 hours minimum required) from CAP advisor or high school counselor on school letterhead

  • Recent photograph (head shot 4” x 6” or 5" x 7")

 

Please review the application for additional requirements.

Click below to download a fillable copy of the scholarship application

Please contact us with any questions or concerns at

akapdoscholarships@gmail.com

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