Available Scholarships

Information regarding the 2018 scholarship cycle is coming soon!

The Foundation offers 53 undergraduate and graduate scholarships to collegiate and alumnae members of Alpha Sigma Tau. Information regarding these scholarships and the application process are distributed to all collegiate and alumnae members via email and social media in the spring of each year.

The Foundation Scholarship Committee evaluates applications on the basis of financial need, scholastic achievement, Sorority and campus involvement, and letters of recommendation. All candidates are evaluated equally. The committee then submits its recommendations to the Foundation Board of Directors.

Applications are typically due in the spring semester and are awarded for the fall semester of the following academic year.

Chapter Scholarships and 2018 Award Amounts

  • Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Alpha Rho Chapter-Louise Einstein Scholarship – $600
  • Beta Eta Chapter – Emma Caserotti Memorial Scholarship – $500
  • Beta Mu Chapter Scholarship – $500
  • Beta Omega Chapter Scholarship – $500
  • Beta Pi Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Delta Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Delta Beta Chapter Scholarship – $1500
  • Delta Nu Chapter Scholarship – $2500
  • Delta Tau Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Epsilon Alpha Chapter Scholarship – $500
  • Gamma Gamma Chapter – Melinda Henry Oates Scholarship – $500
  • Gamma Iota Chapter – Kimberly Kahmer Scholarship – $500
  • Gamma Pi Chapter – $500
  • Gamma Theta Chapter Scholarship – $500
  • Omicron Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Phi Chapter – Southeastern Louisiana Alumnae Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Psi Chapter Scholarship – $1000
  • Psi Chapter – Sara Yakovac Scholarship – $250
  • Sigma Chapter – Lois Anne Cooke Scholarship – $2000 (2 awards)
  • Zeta Chapter – Denny Strouse Scholarship – $1000

2018 Founders Day of Giving Chapter Challenge Scholarships and Award Amounts

  • Delta Nu Chapter – $3000
  • Alpha Lambda Chapter – $2000
  • Phi Chapter – $1000
  • Psi Chapter – $1000
  • Gamma Theta Chapter – $1000
  • Delta Rho Chapter – $1000

Field of Study Scholarships and 2018 Award Amounts

  • Carrie Washburne Staehle Scholarship – $2000
    Classic modern language study, advancing skills in spoken or written languages
  • Charlotte Evans Floyd Scholarship – $2000
    Business administration
  • DonnaMarie Grenier Scholarship – $1000
    Nursing
  • Sara H. Cree Scholarship – $500
    Health or physical education
  • Edith Minerva Elliott Scholarship – $1000
    Mathematics or science
  • Ferne Shumate Phipps Scholarship – $1500
    Education
  • June E. McCarthy Scholarship – $1500
    Education
  • Mary Ellen Willmitch Scholarship – $1000
    Elementary education
  • Michele L. Golob Scholarship – $2500
    Graduate student in final year of an ACPE recognized Doctorate of Pharmacy program (PharmD)
  • Nannie Rudd Evans Scholarship – $500
    Dietetics or science
  • Nayle Family Scholarship – $1000
    Initiated member who is the daughter of an active duty or honorably discharged Veteran in any of the Armed Forces; alumna who is active duty or honorably discharged Veteran in any of the Armed Forces; or daughter of an active duty or honorably discharged Veteran (whether the Veteran is a member of Alpha Sigma Tau or her spouse).
  • St. Louis Alumnae Chapter Scholarship – $1000
    Education
  • Thomas J. King Jr. Scholarship – $1000
    Engineering

Special Interest Scholarships and 2018 Award Amount

  • Martha Drouyor Belknap DeCamp Outstanding Philanthropy Scholarship – $1000
    Applicant must be motivated by her desire “to contribute to the progress of mankind” and have demonstrated leadership ability to involve others in philanthropic endeavors.

General Scholarships and 2018 Award Amounts

  • Effie E. Lyman Memorial Academic Scholarship – $2000 (3 awards)
  • Elizabeth Wilson/Dorothy Bennett Robinson Scholarship – $1000
  • Karen J. Beggs Scholarship – $500
  • Lenore Seibel King Scholarship – $2000
  • Lois Schweikart O’Dell Scholarship – $500
  • Mary Charles Adams Ashby Scholarship – $1000
  • Meda Ray Elliott Sewell Scholarship – $1000
  • Rose Marie Schmidt Scholarship – $3000