Diamond Dove Achievement Award - Zeta Tau Zeta White Rose Foundation

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Zeta Tau Zeta Chapter in partnership with Zeta Tau Zeta White Rose Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce The “Diamond Dove” Achievement Awards. Awards are given to students who demonstrate the four principles of: Scholarship, Service, Sisterly Love and Finer Womanhood.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • African American
  • Female
  • Unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Composite ACT score of 20 or higher
  • Illinois resident
  • High school senior (class of 2018)
  • Pursuing a full-time undergraduate, academic bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in fall of 2018

Please Note: Scholarship recipients must be able to attend the Zeta Tau Zeta Finer Womanhood Scholarship Luncheon on Saturday, March 10, 2018, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at the Oak Lawn Hilton. Oak Lawn IL, 60453. The Scholarship Committee will interview candidates on Sunday, February 11, 2018. Awardees will each receive one complimentary ticket to the luncheon.

Renewable: No
Open to DREAMers: No
Contact: Patricia B. Lewis at patmar90@msn.com with questions

$500 - $1,000
Supplemental Questions
  1. Diamond Dove Personal Background Questions
    • Ages of Applicant's Children (if applicable)
    • Ages of siblings
    • Applicant's Annual Income
    • Applicant's Occupation (if you are employed part-time)
    • Father's Annual Income
    • Father's Name
    • Father's Occupation
    • Mother's Annual Income
    • Mother's Name
    • Mother's Occupation
    • Number of Applicant's children (if applicable)
    • Number of siblings
  2. Essay 1: Your essay should be a brief, autobiographical sketch that includes information relating to your educational goals, financial need, career, aspirations and why you should receive this award.
  3. Essay 2: How Does the Country's Racial Division Affect You?
  4. Please upload a color, wallet-sized (headshot) photo (graduation photo or school day photos are acceptable). This photo will not be returned.
  5. Please provide a recommendation from individuals with direct knowledge of the applicant's abilities, accomplishments, and potential. One must be from a teacher, or other school personnel. If you upload a letter of recommendation, it must be signed, and on school/organizational letterhead. The person who submits the recommendation also has the option to complete the Recommendation Form in the system and does not have to submit/upload a letter of recommendation.
    • Name and Email Address
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