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The Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated awards STEM scholarships for women

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April 21, 2022 Category: Local Posted by:

ABOVE PHOTO: (L-R) are: Kim Lloyd, 95th Anniversary Scholarship chairperson, Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated; Dr. Penny Sparks-Nixon; Aaron A. Walton, president, Cheyney University; Patricia Sawyer, past president, Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Sorority, Incorporated and Cheyney University alum, and Emilee Taylor, member, Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated. (Photos/Emilee Taylor)

The Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated recently awarded two scholarships totaling close to $100k to Cheyney University and Lincoln University. 

Dr. Penny Sparks-Nixon; Aaron A. Walton; Kim Lloyd and Patricia Sawyer.

The two 4-year scholarships will be granted to students majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) as part of their 95th Anniversary Celebration. 

( L-R) are: Dr. Brenda A. Allen, president, Lincoln University, and Dr. Penny Sparks-Nixon, president, Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

A check was presented to Dr. Brenda A. Allen, president of Lincoln University, covering a full four-year tuition scholarship of over $53k for a female student majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics at Lincoln University. 

The chapter also presented a check over $43k to Cheyney University President Aaron A. Walton, covering a four-year tuition scholarship for a female student majoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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