Alpha Phi Alpha Scholarship

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For 112 years, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, the first collegiate fraternity for African American men, has been dedicated to developing leaders, promoting academic excellence, public service, and social responsibility in our local and global communities. In an effort to facilitate these goals, the Mu Sigma Lambda Chapter of the fraternity is offering one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarships to graduating high school men who are pursuing higher education.



  • The applicant must be a male student who is a graduating high school senior for the 2018 academic school year. The applicant must be a student at a Southern California high school.

  • The applicant has or will enroll as a full time college student at a four year college or university in the Fall, 2019 term.

  • The applicant must possess a minimum grade point average (G.P.A.) of 3.0 or its equivalent.

  • The applicant must provide proof of acceptance AND enrollment in a four year college or university.

Application Submission:

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., Mu Sigma Lambda Chapter
P.O. Box 638
Inglewood, CA 90307


How to Apply (Must Complete ALL):

  • An official transcript that includes the applicant’s grade point average. The transcript must be provided in a sealed envelope from the school providing the transcript AND it must be included with the completed application materials.

  • TWO letters of reference from persons who can attest to the quality of your class work, ability and character. At least one of the two letters must be from a current or former teacher.

  • Complete responses to all of the questions on the application form.

  • A 200 word essay on “How I Will Use My Education to Serve My Community”.

  • A wallet sized photograph of you.

  • Proof of enrollment in a four year college or university should you be selected to receive a scholarship. Scholarship funds will not be disbursed until proof of enrollment (e.g. registrar’s receipt) is received by the Mu Sigma Lambda Chapter of the fraternity.




Applications must be received no later than April 1, 2019

Forms To Complete:

For More Information:

Visit Inquiries should be addressed to or (310) 487-3943