DENNIS C. WHITE
MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
WHO WAS DENNIS WHITE?
Dennis White was a Life Member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. who taught vocational skills in the Philadelphia Public School System for over thirty-two years. He served on the Executive Board of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers and was an advocate for students in the vocational programs in the city. He was also a Life Member of the Veterans of Foreign war and testified numerous times on legislation beneficial to the Veterans and their dependents. His legacy was to teach students a vocation in the disciplinary schools such as O.V. Cato and Daniel Boone and to see those same students several years later owning their own business or serving in elected office.
WHO CAN APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP?
Any student who is aspiring to attain a college degree and needs financial assistance.
Students of color are encouraged to apply
WHAT IS THE APPLICATION PROCESS?
Complete the application form online for the scholarship committee to review
Provide your transcript
Include two recommendations from counselors, academic advisors, teachers and/or professors
Upload proof of college acceptance
Personal interview if needed
This is a non-renewable scholarship
Application window will close on Sunday, May 19, 2024.
Scholarship Recipients will be announced at our Nu Sigma Foundation Brunch on Saturday, June 29, 2024.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Dennis C. White Memorial Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 36858
Philadelphia, PA 19107