Myrtle Parker Scholarship

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated is a sisterhood committed to public service and always strives to strengthen the bond of sisterhood, achieve scholarship, and selflessly serve the community. We operate through the implementation of our Five-Point Programmatic Thrust: Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health, and Political Awareness and Involvement. 

 

As a means of promoting Educational Development, our chapter takes pride in awarding one one-time scholarship each year in honor of our illustrious organization.

 

Purpose:

To recognize and honor two outstanding female seniors from Panola and Lafayette County for academic excellence, extracurricular achievement, and community involvement. 

 

Scholarship Award:

The Oxford Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated will present the one-time $500 Myrtle Parker Scholarship during the school’s awards ceremony. The scholarship funds will be rewarded to the recipients at the beginning of the school year after an acceptance letter and a schedule has been submitted to the Scholarship & Awards Committee.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in applying, please click here to download the application. Please review the scholarship criteria and submit all required documents to oac.myrtleparker@gmail.com by March 5, 2021.

 

  

CONGRATULATIONS

to the 2020 Myrtle Parker Scholarship recipient

Denaijia Wesley

Oxford High School