Making A Difference 

Scholarship Information

Education can transform societies and renew hope within our communities throughout the world. The 1926 Foundation, Inc. is working with Omega Omega Chapter to fill the void in funding for education. To date, we have awarded over a hundred thousand dollars in scholarships and to community organizations. The work of the 1926 Foundation, Inc. continues to have an impact in the Philadelphia area. The foundation offers several different scholarships opportunities for graduating seniors of the Philadelphia Public and Charter Schools. 





Dear Applicant:


The 1926 Foundation, Incorporated and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Omega Omgea Chapter, extends to you the opportunity to apply for our 2022 Mildred B. Dudley academic, music, art, and education scholarships. Male students may only apply for the art or music scholarship.

Scholarships are offered to 12th grade students graduating from a Philadelphia High School, Charter High School or Catholic High School who plan to attend a four (4) year college or university. Last year, over $20,000 in scholarships were awarded.


The annual scholarship applications are available from March 1 to June 1, 2022, All entries must be received no later than June 1, 2022 and should be emailed to


Scholarship applications are judged by the following criteria: academic scholarship, extra-curricular activities, community involvement, quality of applicant's typed essay, and submission of all items requested on Page 4 of the application.


The members of the Scholarship Committee encourage you to believe in yourself and apply for our scholarship. You may become one of our winners.




The 1926 Foundation, Incorporated 














Scholarship Application