Scholarships & Fellowships

Applicant Eligibility:

Scholarship Eligibility:

Applicants are restricted to Brothers and New Members enrolled in a Chi Psi host institution as an undergraduate in the 2020-2021 academic year.  Criteria for selection include academic merit and leadership in Chi Psi, on campus, and in the community.

 

Fellowship Eligibility:

Applicants are restricted to Chi Psi Brothers that are entering or currently enrolled in a graduate program. Criteria for selection include academic merit and leadership in Chi Psi, on campus, and in the community.

 

Application Deadline:

Initial Applications are now closed, however, you still have until May 15th to support your supporting materials.

 

 

Supporting Materials:

The supporting items below must be received by 11:59pm on May 15, 2020 in order for your application to be considered.

 

  • Personal Statement (PDF)
    • 500-word limit.
    • Use your personal statement to introduce yourself to the Scholarship Selection Committee and elaborate on your:
      • Background.
      • Academic, personal, and/or professional achievements.
      • Involvement in and contributions to Chi Psi, your campus, and the community.
      • Optional: financial need and/or how your funds would be used.
  • Resume (PDF)
  • Headshot (JPEG or PNG)
    • A good quality photo of yourself in professional attire.

 

To be submitted separately:

  • Official Transcript
    • Transcripts must be sent directly from your host institution.
    • Please have your institution email your transcript to co@chipsi.org if possible.
      • If this is not an option, you may have a hard copy sent to the Chi Psi Central Office at 45 Rutledge Street, Nashville, TN 37210.
  • Letter of Recommendation (PDF)
    • Preferably from a faculty member at your College or University able to comment on your merits as a scholar.
    • Submit via email to co@chipsi.org

 

OPTIONAL - Addenda for Specific Scholarships and Fellowships

  • Peter Paul Miller Travel Grant
    • This award is available for both packaged study abroad programs and those more freeform and unique educational experiences developed by the participant. Eligible participants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program and must meet the general scholarship or fellowship requirements held by The Chi Psi Educational Trust.
    • Addendum should detail how the grant will be used, what you hope to gain from the experience, and a breakdown of the associated costs.
  • Tom Brown Memorial Scholarship
    • Awarded to an undergraduate student exhibiting a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
    • Addendum should detail the applicant’s entrepreneurial endeavors.
  • Peter Schenck Scholarship
    • Awarded in honor of Peter Schenck, EΔ '59 to a Brother who, through the selfless dedication of time and effort, has contributed to the overall success of his Alpha.
    • Addendum should be a letter of recommendation from a Brother able to demonstrate the ways in which the applicant has contributed to his Alpha above and beyond the manner expected.

 

 

Applications for this year are now closed, please contact Emily at Edewitt@chipsi.org for assistance with submitting your supporting materials.