The Applicant must meet the following eligibilty criteria to apply for a WDCAC 2019 Scholarship:
 For purposes of this Application, the term “private school” includes home schooling located in the District of Columbia that operates in accordance with the D.C. Home Schooling Program administered by the D.C. Office of the State Superintendent of Education.
The following documents MUST be submitted by the Applicant's high school counselor no later than March 1, 2019, directly to the WDCAC Scholarship Committee via email at email@example.com. Documents submitted must be in PDF format. The email must include in the subject heading the unique Submission ID Number assigned to Applicant after submission of the online application. Applicant is responsible for providing the high school counselor with the Submission ID Number, which the counselor must use to submit Applicant’s Required Documents.
Required Documents submitted by high school counselors without the Submission ID Number will not be considered, and the application package will be deemed incomplete.
I. Official High School Transcript. An official high school transcript that includes the applicant’s cumulative grade point average and the requisite signature of a school official.
II. Test Scores. Copy of official ACT or SAT scores
III. School Recommendation Letter. One signed letter of recommendation from applicant’s current high school principal, counselor, or major academic teacher/advisor:
Unsigned letters will not be accepted, and the application package will be deemed incomplete.
IV. Community Service Recommendation Letter. One signed letter of recommendation from an official or authorized representative of an organization verifying applicant’s current community service involvement. The recommendation should:
Applicants are notified in late April/early May regarding selection. If awarded a scholarship, applicant is expected to attend the Community Forum & Scholarship Program on May 19, 2019.
I certify that all information provided is correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I give the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. permission to verify any information contained in my application package, as necessary. I understand that misrepresentation of any information or the submission of inaccurate or incomplete information will result in disqualification to be considered for a scholarship or forfeiture of any award that I may receive.
I understand that if I am awarded a scholarship, the funds will be made payable to the college/university I attend and me. I also understand that the funds will be sent directly to the college/university once the proper verification forms have been completed and returned to the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
I hereby grant the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. the unrestricted right and permission to use and re-use my name and likeness in any and all publications, including photograph, television broadcast, video recording, internet sites, audio-recording or any other form of electronic or print communication (the Promotional Materials), for its own purposes without payment or any other consideration to me, in perpetuity. I understand and agree that any material produced using my likeness is the property of the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
I certify that I am the parent/legal guardian of the Applicant, and attest the truthfulness of the information provided in this application.