Since its inception in 1960, Eta Lambda Omega, the Pasadena Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has given scholarships to college bound graduating seniors from schools in the San Gabriel Valley.
In the 21st century alone, the Chapter has given away over $100K in scholarships. They currently provide six $1500 scholarships across different categories: Health/Science, Math/Technology, Most Improved GPA, Young Black Male, Special Needs, and Business Entrepreneurship.
Their annual Fashionetta and Scholarship Luncheon allows ELO, the opportunity to show the community their commitment to give back to outstanding high school youths. This year's luncheon will be on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Glendale Hilton Hotel.
The deadline to apply for the Alpha Kappa Alpha Scholarship is Monday, February 24, 2014. The application is available at www.aka-elo.org. The application must be postmarked by Monday, February 24, 2014.