The Diamond Jubilee Pearls Foundation of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Upsilon Mu Omega chapter is a 501 (c) (3) organization, established in 2003 to provide high school and college scholarships to students in the city of Milwaukee. In addition to awarding scholarships, the foundation also financially supports all of the community service projects sponsored by Upsilon Mu Omega Chapter including AKA Money Camp, Family Fun Day, MLK Day of Service, Breast Cancer Walk/Run and numerous other service projects.
Since its inception, the Foundation has awarded over $100,000.00 to students of all ages.
Tax-deductible contributions can be made to support these educational activities and the DJP Scholarship fund to:
Diamond Jubilee Pearls Foundation, Inc.
Alpha Kappa Alpha - Upsilon Mu Omega
Attention: Renee Washington - DJP Foundation, Financial Secretary
PO Box 250645
Milwaukee, WI 53225
Diamond Jubilee Pearls Foundation Scholarship Applications
The Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2022-2023 scholarship program. The scholarships described below provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or trade school
A student may apply for any of the listed scholarships they qualify for, but will only receive one scholarship, if awarded. Each scholarship will be a minimum of $1,000.00.
See submission requirements within each application.
E-mailed forms must be received by May 6th, 2022. Mailed forms must be postmarked by May 6th, 2022. Late or incomplete packages will not be reviewed.
College Scholarship Application: Download
High School Scholarship Application: Download
Application Checklist: Download