DC Pearls III Foundation, working together with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Rho Mu Omega Chapter annually awards college scholarships to assist Washington, D.C. high school graduates to continue their education at a Historically Black College or University (HBCU). A minimum of five (5) scholarships will be awarded to five students who will be matriculating at a HBCU beginning in the fall of 2023.
Scholarships will be awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, community service, and need. Applicants must meet the general eligibility requirements and qualifications of the individual scholarship for which they apply. Applicants may apply for as many scholarships offered but can only be awarded one scholarship.