MU BETA SIGMA SCHOLARSHIPS
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., a national historical service sorority, was founded on November 12, 1922 at Butler University by seven African-American educators. The Sorority has exemplified sisterhood, scholarship and service through countless community endeavors and partnerships. At the national and local level, the Sorority embraces the vision of “Greater Service, Greater Progress” which provides guidance and direction in an effort to create a stronger and more positive community.
The Motivated Mu Beta Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority has provided service to Williamson County since 2014, with an emphasis on empowering women in all phases of their lives, and providing programming that has resulted in lifelong benefits for participating young girls and women.
In keeping with the sorority’s mission, Mu Beta Sigma's Scholarship Committee is honored to be able to provide financial assistance to deserving students with a vision towards achievement, education, service, and outstanding leadership skills. The awards presented are designed to assist students with educational goals who meet the requirements as set forth by the Mu Beta Sigma Alumnae Chapter Scholarship Committee as defined below.
Greater Service, Greater Progress Scholarship
Sigma Gamma Rho’s commitment to service is expressed in its slogan, “Greater Service, Greater Progress.” We have a proud history of providing positive and proactive community outreach. Sigma Gamma Rho enhances the quality of life for women and their families in the U.S. and globally. Over 500 chapters in the U.S and abroad openly welcome women aspiring to advance sisterhood, scholarship, and service. This scholarship recognizes outstanding students making an impact on the community. Students who seek to be the “Change Agent” by leading and/or organizing community service projects within the community. We are seeking exceptional high school graduating seniors or current college students with service as their core value.
To learn more about the scholarship criteria and to apply, please press the GREATER button below.
Motivated to Educate
The research makes it clear: We need to change the culture in STEM. We need to redefine what a scientist looks like in society. The number of girls interested in STEM increases when they have female role models to inspire them and help them envision themselves in these roles.
This scholarship is designed to encourage female African American, Latinx, or first-generation college students to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics. We seek exceptional high school graduating seniors or current college students interested in STEM.
To learn more about the scholarship criteria and to apply, please press the MOTIVATED button below.
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. was founded on November 12, 1922, by “seven young public school educators”: Mary Lou Allison Gardner Little, Dorothy Hanley Whiteside, Vivian Irene White Marbury, Nannie Mae Gahn Johnson, Hattie Mae Annette Dulin Redford, Bessie Mae Downey Rhoades Martin, and Cubena McClure. This scholarship is named in honor of our 7 illustrious Founders who demonstrated an unwavering commitment to public education and community service.
We are seeking exceptional high school graduating seniors interested in continuing this legacy.
To learn more about the scholarship criteria and to apply, please press the FOUNDERS button below.