Phi Kappa Phi announces award, scholarship availability

Submitted by Marmian Grimes
Phone: (907) 474-7902


The Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society is now accepting applications for multiple scholarships and grants in 2006. Those available include:

Study abroad grants
• 30 grants of $1,000 each available
• Open to members and nonmembers in any field of study
• Application deadline: Feb. 15

Graduate fellowships
• 60 fellowships of $5,000 and 40 awards of $2,000 available for first-year graduate or professional study
• Open to active members of Phi Kappa Phi
• Application deadline: Feb. 1

Literacy grants
• Grants of up to $2,500
• Open to local chapters or individual members for projects related to literacy
• Application deadline: Feb. 1

Promotion of Excellence grants
• Up to $10,000 awarded per grant
• Open to members and chapters to design and implement programs and activities to advance excellence in higher education
• Application deadline: Jan. 27.

For more information about the scholarships and grants or to obtain an application, visit, call 1-800-804-9880, ext. 13 or e-mail