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If selected as an award recipient, I agree to provide the Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. with the proof of registration from the college or university in which I have enrolled to receive the award no later than December 31, 2018. *

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Eligibility:

Applicants must be high school seniors of African-American descent (male or female) and reside in the Northwest suburban area and attend High School in one of the following Districts: U-46, 87, 95, 108, 211, 214, 220 or 300.  
 
Description of Scholarships:
 
Scholastic Achievement Award- Must have at least a GPA of 3.0/4.0 scale and SAT score of 1000 or an ACT score of 19.
 
Excellence in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Award- Requires an overall GPA of 3.0/4.0 scale, 4 years of science, math or technology courses (Computer programming/computer networking) with a 3.5 GPA in those courses.  Must have an SAT score of 1000 or an Act score of 19.
 
Excellence in Service Award- Requires a GPA of 2.5/4.0 scale or more, have an SAT score of 850 or an ACT score of 15 and demonstrate strong leadership and ability as well as community service.
 
DST Student Fellowship Award- Need based (family income may not exceed $40,000) requires a GPA of at least 2.5/4.0 scale.  Please note: A copy of the parent's W- for the previous year is required for income verification.  Please make a brief statement about need on the essay page.
 
Guidelines:
1.  Complete all required fields and double check your spelling.
2.  Include one official copy of your high school transcript that includes SAT/ACT Scores
3.  Secure two non-family references.
4.  Submit the completed application by March 9, 2018. 
Please select the award you are applying for (select one): *

Essay Question

Please answer the following essay question in 500 words or less.  
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Required Forms

Please forward the  "High School Rating Form"  link below to your guidance counselor, teacher or principal to complete on your behalf.  The submission date of 3/9/18 has been noted on the form, however it will be your responsibilty to ensure your school official of choice has submitted the High School Rating Form in time.  Your application will be considered incomplete if this form is not submitted by the deadline.
 
You will receive an official email of completion once all required forms have been submitted.  
Please forward the "Referenc Form" link below to non-family members to complete on your behalf.  You are required to have two references.  The submission date of 3/9/18 has been noted on the form, however it will be your responsibilty to ensure your references of choice have submitted the "Reference Forms" in time. Your application will be considered incomplete if these forms are not submitted by the deadline.

You will receive an official email of completion once all required forms have been submitted.

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