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Collegian and alumnae members of Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity are eligible to apply for Theta Foundation scholarships to support undergraduate and graduate study. The minimum scholarship award is $1,000, and funding is awarded for use in the following academic year toward tuition, course-related fees, and required textbooks and supplies. Theta membership dues are not an eligible academic expense.

The deadline for the 2017 Scholarship Application (for scholarships awarded for the 2017-18 Academic Year) is Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Review the following resources for complete instructions and requirements:

2017 Scholarship Application  Redirects to the SmarterSelect online application system

2017 Scholarship Application Guide  Required reading for all applicants

Frequently Asked Questions and answers about Theta Foundation scholarships

Application Help SessionsInformation about application help and Q&A sessions

In addition to general eligibility guidelines, many scholarships are designated for candidates with certain qualifications. Available scholarships and criteria are outlined in the A-Z Scholarship Listing. Applicants do not have to apply separately for each individual scholarship and will be considered for any scholarships for which they qualify after submitting the 2017 Scholarship Application.

If you have questions about Theta Foundation’s scholarship program, please contact:
Mary Kate Kronzer, Programs Coordinator

Chapter and Individual Grants

College and alumnae chapters and individual Theta collegians and alumnae are eligible to apply for Theta Foundation grants for non-degree educational, leadership, and service-learning opportunities. Applications are available year-round and grants are awarded on a quarterly schedule throughout the fiscal year (July 1-June 30).

Grant Application Guides – Required reading for 2016-17 grant applicants

2016-17 Chapter Grant Application Guide
2016-17 Individual Grant Application Guide

Quarterly Grant Applications – Choose the application that corresponds to the quarter in which you would like to apply; all links redirect to the SmarterSelect online application system.

All application materials must be submitted by 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time on the deadlines indicated.

Quarter 4 – Deadline: April 20, 2017 for programs beginning on or after June 1, 2017

2016-17 Q4 Chapter Grant Application
2016-17 Q4 Individual Grant Application

Learn more by reviewing the Frequently Asked Questions about Theta Foundation Chapter and Individual Grants.

If you have questions not answered in the resources above, please contact:
Mary Kate Kronzer, Programs Coordinator


Scholarship Application Help Session Webinar

Free Event

@ 12:00 pm

Theta Foundation is offering a final Application Help Session Webinar for candidates completing the 2017 Scholarship Application on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, at 12 p.m. (noon) EST.

No need to register in advance! Access the help sessions at For audio during the sessions, call 1-888-222-0475 and enter the attendee code 5901365. Contact Mary Kate Kronzer, Programs Coordinator, if you have any questions about the help sessions or the scholarship application process.

Find additional webinar information and webinar recordings here.