Beta Sigma Phi International is a non-academic sorority with 200,000 members in chapters around the world. Founded in Abilene, Kansas in 1931 by Walter W. Ross, the organization has spread to every state of the United States, to every Canadian province, and to 30 other countries. The sorority was founded for the social, cultural, and civic enrichment of its members. The Greek letters of its name represent Life, Learning and Friendship, which is the organization’s motto.
Beta Sigma Phi, Calgary Area Council
Louise Dean School
Field of Study
Open to students registered in grade 12 who are completing the requirements of a high school diploma. Applicants must have demonstrated academic progress and show determination toward further education in a program of at least two years duration, including vocational, technical or post-secondary institution. The recipient must be registered in an eligible program of study within one year of receiving the award.
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Online application available at www.educationmatters.ca. Applicants should check with their guidance office for more information and are encouraged to discuss their application with the Scholarship Coordinator at their high school.
Selection & Payment
To be eligible, the student must demonstrate both academic success and financial need. Payment is issued to the post-secondary institution.
To download a printable PDF of the terms of reference for this award click here.