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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Top Stories

Some things never change. Since 1902 and that very first Kappa-funded scholarship,
we are here to cheer you on as you pursue your academic dreams. 


Kappa Scholar | Olivia Ware

8/31/2020 - Whitman - Gamma Gamma -

I am a 2020 medical school graduate of Howard University in Washington, D.C. I am originally from Seattle and graduated from Whitman College where I am a proud member of Gamma Gamma Chapter. I would like to express my most sincere gratitude and appreciation for your financial support. You have helped me become an astute clinician, helped train me to take care of patients, and are responsible for part of my medical degree! I cannot thank you enough for this gift. Because of you, I will graduate with less student loan debt.

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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. 

Learn more about financial assistance