The Newport News Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. annually grants scholarships to  graduating seniors in each high school in Newport News Public Schools to help further their education at a college or university.

An Achievable Dream Middle and High School —The Helene Campfield Memorial Scholarship

2020 Recipient Kayla White-Stagg

Denbigh High School – The Mary Tillerson Memorial Scholarship – Damaria Sims
2020 Recipient

Heritage High School – The Elizabeth Hines Memorial Scholarship – Kaija Bratcher
2020 Recipient

Menchville High School – The Celestine R. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Ashlyn Herring 2020 Recipient

Warwick High School – The Edith Bland Memorial Scholarship – Austin McGhee 2020 Recipient

Woodside High School – The Ruth B. Davis Memorial Scholarship – Jada Whitley 2020 Recipient

The Dorothy Watkins Continuing Scholarship – Ceniah Higgs 2020 Recipient

The Newport News Alumnae Chapter scholarship application submission process is currently open and accepting submissions. Scholarships are only available to Newport News Public Schools high school seniors graduating in June 2021. Submissions must be received by Friday March 26, 2021.  The scholarship application is found below.

Contact Person: Quanda Griffin, NNAC Scholarship Chair

For your reference, the minimum criteria for scholarships are listed below.

  • Graduating Senior-June 2021
  • 2.75 GPA on 4.0 Scale or 1.75 GPA on 3.0 Scale
  • Must be a student enrolled in a Newport News Public High School

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