PRESS RELEASE                        
January 14, 2022 For immediate release

From:  Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated – Sigma Iota Chapter, Oakland, CA

Re: 2022 Scholarship Opportunities ($1,500.00 each).

The Sigma Iota Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. offers financial support to targeted African-American high school seniors who plan to continue their education at a four-year university or college. Since the inception of our organization, Omega men have epitomized the meaning behind the phrase “academic excellence”.   Multiple awards of $1,500.00 from the Sigma Iota Scholarship Fund will be available. Last year a total of $25,000.00 was awarded to qualifying students.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • African-American graduating high school students (Class of 2022) who are enrolled in a four-year program at a university or college for the Fall 2022 and Winter 2023 semesters.
  • Alameda or Contra Costa County Resident.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 Scale.
  • Active in Community Service Initiatives.

Email to request electronic copy of application.

Contact:     Tony Anderson (415) 298-5760

From the initials of the Greek phrase meaning
“friendship is essential to the soul,” the name Omega Psi Phi was derived.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated