Scholarship Awards

Phi Gamma Delta offers a number of scholarships that are available through the Educational Foundation.  Use the “Phi Gamma Delta” link in the right margin of this page.

Chapter Academic Awards:  Each semester, the 10 brothers who achieve the highest GPA (12 or more credits) will be awarded $250 for academic excellence.

PLEDGES ONLY:  The Academic Achievement Award (AAA) of $250 is offered by the Educational Foundation to those pledges who attain a 3.2 GPA during their pledging semester.  Details are available at the “Phi Gamma Delta” link in the right margin of this page.  Look at the Educational Foundation tab therein.

There are three scholarship opportunities available strictly to our Upsilon Alpha Chapter:

1.  Boll-Howard Scholarship:  This scholarship is awarded on a school year basis.  The recipient is awarded $1000 per semester for two semesters.  Details and the application blank are below.

2. Patrick J. Flynn Memorial Scholarship:  This scholarship is awarded on a school year basis.  The recipient is awarded $1000 per semester for two semesters.  Details and the application blank are available through the Educational Foundation at the “Phi Gamma Delta” link on the home page.

3.  Louis “Buzz” Sands Scholarship:  This scholarship is awarded on a school year basis to undergraduate members of the Upsilon Alpha Chapter.  The amount varies from year to year.  Details can be obtained from the scholarship administrator:  Tom Finke at tomkfinke@gmail.com.

 

Roger Boll /Terry Howard Memorial Scholarship – The Upsilon Alpha Chapter of The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta       Award Requirements   *Application deadline is May 31, 20___   *The winner will be notified by July 15, 20___   *Applicants must have completed their freshmen year and be in good standing with the University of Arizona, The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta and the Upsilon Alpha chapter.   *Applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.   *Each applicant must provide an official grade transcript which can be obtained through the University of Arizona Registrar’s office.   *Each applicant must be committed to returning Upsilon Alpha to its previous status as a Cheney Cup chapter.   *Each applicant must demonstrate a need for financial assistance in order to complete the degree program he has chosen.   *Acceptance of the Boll/Howard Scholarship imposes an obligation to begin and complete the full 20___/20___ academic year.   *The $2,000 scholarship will be distributed in two installments, $1,000 at the beginning of the fall semester and $1,000 at the beginning of the spring semester.   *Scholarship award checks will be distributed to the winner by the executors of the Boll/Howard Scholarship Endowment Fund or paid directly to the appropriate official who receives tuition payments at the University of Arizona.               The Boll/Howard Memorial Scholarship is a grant, not a loan.  However, recipients are encouraged to do whatever they can, when they are financially able, to assure that the Scholarship endowment continues to have the available resources to grant assistance to deserving brothers in the future.       PERSONAL   Full Name:  ____________________________________________________________   Graduation Year:  _________________   E-mail Address:  __________________________________   Current Address:  _________________________________________________________   Parent Address:  __________________________________________________________   Current Phone:  (____)  _______________    Parent Phone:  (____)  ________________     EDUCATION   College:  ________________________________________________________________   Undergraduate Major/Degree:  ______________________________________________   Undergraduate Minor (If Any):  _____________________________________________   Cumulative GPA:  ___________________   Describe your plans, if any, for post graduate study:  _____________________________ ________________________________________________________________________   What is your career objective:  ______________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________                 UNDERGRADUATE ACTIVITIES   List any college honors you have received or college honor societies to which you have been elected:  ____________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________     List any clubs, professional societies, student government, intercollegiate athletics or other extracurricular activities in which you are actively involved:  __________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     FRATERNITY INVOLVEMENT   Leadership Positions held in the chapter:  ______________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________   Do you have any leadership aspirations or positive contributions that you want to make before you graduate?  ______________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________  ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   What do you believe needs to be done in order to return the Cheney Cup to Upsilon Alpha?  _________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________           FINANCIAL NEED   Please explain your financial situation and any needs you may have.   ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________       SIGNATURES   I certify, to the best of my knowledge, the above information is correct.   Applicant Signature: _____________________________________________________     I certify the above applicant is a member in good standing of The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta and the Upsilon Alpha Chapter.   Purple Legionnaire Signature: ____________________________________________     APPLICATION DEADLINE:  May 31, 20____