Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society
Alpha Lambda Delta, University of Arkansas Chapter seeks to recognize students who excel academically in their first semester and first year of college. Alpha Lambda Delta was founded in 1924 at the University of Illinois and has over 275 chapters nationwide. In order to be eligible, students must have a 3.5 grade point average and be in the top 20% of their class. Students who meet these qualifications will have the opportunity to engage in service projects, apply for national scholarships and fellowships, and build leadership experience.
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Alpha Lambda Delta Scholarship Opportunities
Jo Anne J. Trow Scholarship
Jo Anne J. Trow Undergraduate Scholarships are offered each year through National ALD and 35 scholarships are awarded to outstanding undergraduate members in their sophomore year. Ten of these scholarships are valued at $3,000 each and 25 are valued at $1,000 each. Candidates will be considered on the basis of merit and awarded at the National level. Therefore, the University of Arkansas chapter will conduct the first stage of the process by selecting 3 applicants to send to the National Council who will then select 35 scholarship recipients from chapters across the country. We are excited to extend this scholarship opportunity to you all as you have displayed excellence in your academics and involvement at the University of Arkansas!
University of Arkansas Local Scholarships
The Alpha Lambda Delta Local Scholarship is open to all University of Arkansas undergraduate members of the University of Arkansas Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta. Awards are based on the involvement in Alpha Lambda Delta, a demonstration of financial need, and the demonstration of the goals of service, high scholarship, and integrity of Alpha Lambda Delta. The University of Arkansas local chapter awards around $1000 of scholarships each spring semester.
James G. Stemler Study Abroad Scholarship
The James G. Stemler Scholarship is award each year through the National ALD office. The National Council offers 20 James G. Stemler Study Abroad Scholarships annually. There are ten $1,000 scholarships and ten $2,000 scholarships awarded to chapter members nationwide. The Council recognizes that the world is becoming a global community, and there is a need for American students to experience life beyond the United States. Study abroad programs are one of the ways in which our colleges and universities are accomplishing that goal. With this in mind, Alpha Lambda Delta is committed to helping its membership develop a more global view of the world.