Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is an international public service sorority that is comprised of more than 200,000 African-American women.  Encouraging young African-American women to achieve excellence through higher education is a primary focus of the Marietta-Roswell Alumnae Chapter. At the heart of this effort is the scholarship program. Scholarships are awarded to young African-American women who exemplify academic excellence, strong leadership, and community involvement.

Applicants must be African-American female graduating seniors who live or attend school in Cobb, Cherokee or North Fulton County. Applicants must attend an accredited college, university, or post-secondary institution in pursuit of a degree within one year of high school graduation. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average on a 4.0 scale in order to qualify for a scholarship award.

Applications must be postmarked and returned via mail no later than January 20, 2017 to be considered.

If you have any questions or need more information, please send an email to

For the 2016-2017 Scholarship applicaiton, click here:  2016_2017-mrac-scholarship-application

Demeika Wheaton, Chair
Scholarship Program