Alpha Sigma Lambda awards scholarships to assist adult learners financially while earning an undergraduate degree.
Alpha Sigma Lambda recognized the need for Adult learners who are seeking an undergraduate degree are in need of financial assistance. In most instances, earning a degree would not be possible without some kind of financial assistance.
Alpha Sigma Lambda currently sets a goal each year to award more scholarships and to increase the amount of the award. In 1985, ASL awarded three scholarships at $500 each. In 2017, ASL awarded twelve scholarships at $3000 each.
Who May Apply?
Adult students at an institution that has an Alpha Sigma Lambda Chapter and who has achieved the following criteria (Student does not have to be a member of the local Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter to apply):
- Completed 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of graded coursework at this institution. (Not including transfer credits)
- Achieved a grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale on all work taken at this institution
- Is enrolled in an associate’s or a baccalaureate degree program at this institution
- Has a financial need for assistance to complete the degree.
Applicant Evaluation Criteria
- Personal statement
- Faculty recommendation
- Financial need
Alpha Sigma Lambda is pleased to announce that for the 2018-19 academic year it will grant a total of twelve $3500 scholarships.
Applications Packets can be downloaded by clicking the link under the left sidebar menu above. Please submit a collated copy of the application to the Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter councilor at your institution. Allow sufficient time for review, verification and submission.