Collegiate Scholarships

The 2021 Mid-Hudson Ivy Foundation Collegiate Scholarship Application is now CLOSED!

Over the past fifty years, the Mid-Hudson Ivy Foundation, Incorporated and its predecessors   have been able to assist over 130 high school students further their education through attending college. Serving as the philanthropic arm of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® Iota Alpha Omega Chapter​,​ the Mid-Hudson Ivy Foundation has been able to award over $135,000 in collegiate scholarships to high school seniors in the Mid-Hudson Valley area. 

Well wishes to all of the students with your collegiate goals.

If the are any questions, comments, or concerns please email:


Sherre Wesley, Ed.D.


Scholarship Details

Eligible students can apply for the following scholarships we offer: 

Lorraine M. Petty Roberts Collegiate Scholarship ($2,500)**

Betty E. White Collegiate Scholarship ($2,000)**

Book Award ($500)*

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Scholarship ($500)*

Karen Faulding-Sorlie Memorial Book Award ($500)*

*Students applying online must attach a Media Waiver Form to their Application before submitting.

**Betty E. White & Lorraine M. Petty Roberts Collegiate Scholarships

require eligible students to submit estimated university/college costs.