The Phi Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Washington, D.C. and the Yellow Tea Rose Foundation of Washington, D.C. offers three scholarships to graduating seniors of D.C. Public or Charter Schools. For additional information, please email president.yellowtearose@gmail.com.

SCHOLARSHIPS

  OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD   

  ($1,500)  

 

Scholarship Requirments:

  • 400-word essay

  • 3.0 GPA or higher

  • Official Transcripts

  • Two letters of recommendation (one from school staff and one from community leader)

  • List and proof of extracurricular activities, community service, and leadership positions held

  • Proof of admission to college/university

  • Graduating senior of a D.C. Public or Charter School

  • D.C. Resident

 

DR. SHIRLEY G. MITCHELL SCHOLARSHIP

($1,000)

 

Scholarship Requirments:

  • 300-word essay

  • 2.5 GPA or higher

  • Official Transcripts

  • Two letters of recommendation (principal, scholarship chairperson, counselor, teacher, community, or religious leader – excluding family members)

  • Verification of financial need (FAFSA Form and/or Form 1040)

  • Proof of admission to college/university

  • Graduating senior of a D.C. Public or Charter School

  • D.C. Resident

  • List and proof of extracurricular activities, community service, and leadership positions held

 

DOROTHY HARRIS SCHOLARSHIP

($1,000)

Scholarship Requirments:

  • 300 -word essay

  • 2.5 GPA or higher

  • Official Transcripts

  • Two letters of recommendation (principal, scholarship chairperson, counselor, teacher, community, or religious leader – excluding family members)

  • Verification of financial need (FAFSA Form and/or Form 1040)

  • Proof of admission to college/university

  • Graduating senior of a D.C. Public or Charter School

  • D.C. Resident

  • List and proof of extracurricular activities, community service, and leadership positions held