DETROIT OMEGA FOUNDATION, INC.
NU OMEGA CHAPTER OF OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY, INC.
2009 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
All applicants must meet the following criteria:
Be an African-American male residing in metro Detroit.
Be a June, 2009 graduate of a metro Detroit high school and must begin college by September, 2009.
Be admitted to a historically black college or university and submit proof of admittance.
Possess a grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Submit a typed application, transcript, ACT or SAT score and a letter of recommendation from his principal or counselor.
Applicant must submit a typed essay demonstrating school/community involvement, future goals and family-life.
Applicant must submit proof of financial need by SAR, Form 1040 or court papers in guardianship cases.
Successful applicants must attend the annual awards luncheon.
Successful applicants must take a file photo at the DOFI office.
Scholarship recipients will receive $5000.00 payable to the student at $1250.00 a year.
All documents must be mailed and received not later than April 15, 2009. Send all documents to Detroit Omega Foundation Inc. Scholarship Program, 235 East Ferry, Detroit, MI 48202.
Applications may be downloaded from our website at www.dofi.org. Click on programs and scroll down to scholarships. Scroll down to: DOFI Scholarship Guidelines. Print application here. Further information may be obtained by contacting Henry McKee, Jr., Scholarship Committee Chairperson, at (313) 683-1764 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.