31 scholarships available
As many as 31 scholarships are awarded each year to members pursuing advance degrees.
Scholarships for those seeking other graduate studies are $6,000 and a doctorate is $10,000.
• State organizations and chapters
provided $258,366.39 in scholarships to 750 members in 2018-2019.
• At the international level
the Society awarded $104,000 in scholarships for 2018-2019.
• As of 2018-2019
the Society has awarded $5,750,000.00 to 1,144 members since the
international scholarship program began in 1940.
• Total contributions
in 2018-2019 totaled $134,996.65.
Who should apply?
How to apply
|• Be an active member of the Society
for a minimum of three years if pursuing
doctoral studies, and be an active member of
the Society for a minimum of one (1) year
at the time of application if pursuing other
| • Complete current application form
available July 1 on Society website. You can find all applications under MyDKG (you must be logged in)
| • Have completed a bachelor’s degree
| • Request appropriate transcripts.
| • Be accepted and enrolled in a graduate
program of a nationally accredited institution
of higher education, preferably pursuing a doctoral degree.
| • Obtain status of program documentation.
| • Provide evidence of
excellence in scholarship and service to the community.
| • Secure letters of recommendation.
Send application as an e-mail attachment to Society Headquarters by February 1.
| •Be a first time recipient
of an international scholarship
- International Standing Rule 13.62