As Kappas strive to make a meaningful change in the world around them, we aspire to empower them with educational support. It’s why our scholarships are built on a simple premise: encourage our members to reach their educational goals.

Scholarships For Undergraduate and Graduate Kappas

You know the type. They’re a Kappa. They do especially well in their classes. They’re involved in campus activities. They’re a leader in their chapter.

Scholarship applications are now open and must be submitted by 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Feb. 1, 2024. No late materials are accepted.

Most scholarships are $3,000 and are awarded for the following academic year. The Kappa Foundation awarded over $1.2 million in scholarships for the 2023–24 academic year.

Applicants must read the entire Scholarships Application Guide, which includes requirements, supporting document information, checklists for each scholarship category, FAQs, a timeline, and more. You will be asked to sign off on reading the Scholarship Application Guide prior to submitting your online application.


Scholarship Opportunities

We offer undergraduate merit- and need-based scholarships as well as graduate scholarships.

Scholarship applications are now open for the 2023–24 cycle.

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Some things never change. Since 1902 and that very first Kappa-funded scholarship,
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McLamore Family Foundation Creates Scholarships with $500,000 Gift

2/8/2022 - Cornell - Psi Deuteron -

In honor of their late mother, Nancy Nichol McLamore, Cornell, the McLamore Family Foundation established a scholarship fund with a generous $500,000 gift over 10 years. The gift will create two annual $25,000 need-based scholarships for Cornell Kappas.

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Financial Assistance

Whether you could use a hand or would like to lend a hand to Kappas in need, the Kappa Foundation is here. 

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