The Pink Tea Rose Foundation, Inc.
Theta Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Diane Peete, The Pink Tea Rose Foundation, Inc., President
Nicole Jenkins, Theta Mu Omega, President
Dr. Lorrie Frasure-Yokley and Nicoli Richardson, Scholarship Co-Chairs
To: SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS AND COUNSELORS
From: The Pink Tea Rose Foundation, Inc., Scholarship Committee
Subject: Scholarship Support for Graduating High School Seniors
The Pink Tea Rose Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3, established in 2013, with the goal of providing academic scholarships and charitable services to under-served communities in the city of Inglewood and the Los Angeles County. Our programs and activities promote sustainability through positive growth and development in the areas of education, health, social responsibility and economic development.
The Foundation also works in conjunction with the Theta Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., which serves the Inglewood and Greater Los Angeles area of Southern California. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., is the first African American women's Greek organization, founded by enterprising young women at Howard University in 1908.
We are committed to academic excellence and assisting our youth in reaching their career goals through higher education. Annually, the Educational Enrichment Scholarship program provides up to $10,000 in scholarships to college-bound high school seniors. Scholarships will be awarded to qualified applicants based on the evaluation criteria established by The Pink Tea Rose Foundation, including scholastic achievement, community service/involvement and financial need.
To ensure your application will be given the consideration that it deserves, it must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday April 26, 2019
**You can download an electronic copy of this application at http://www.thepinktearosefoundation.com/
To be complete, your application must include the following:
An official transcript (transcript must be received in a sealed envelope)
Three signed letters of reference from persons who can attest to the quality of your class work, ability, character, and academic proficiency. Note: At least one letter should be from your High School teacher or counselor
Complete responses to all statements on the application form
Two essays, signed by the student
4 x 6 picture of yourself (do not submit a non-4X6 photo)