Undergraduate Scholarships

Details About Scholarship Application

The Order of Omega sponsors undergraduate Scholarship Awards in the amounts of $100 – $2,000 annually. 

Successful applicants should display leadership and service to their Order of Omega chapter, fraternity and sorority community, and campus community.

Number of Applicants

Chapter applicants varies:

Two (2) applicants for any chapter (in good standing with HQ)

Three (3) applicants for any chapter initiating their full complement of new members during the previous academic year

Three (3) applicants for chapter initiating over 75 members during the previous academic year. Review list of chapters eligible to submit three applications.

Application

Now Accepting Applications

REMINDER: Scholarship application materials – letters of recommendation, unofficial transcript, and photograph should be emailed to hq@orderofomega.org to complete the application process.

DEADLINE:  Friday, November 15, 2019 by 5 p.m. CST

2018 Undergraduate Scholarships Recipients
2018 Undergrad Scholarship Recipients

Complete list of 2018 scholarship recipients is available

Scholarships

Parker F. Enright Scholarship ($750)

Established to honor Order of Omega’s founding advisor. Enright, the fraternity advisor at the University of Miami, served as the Executive Director from 1959 – 1964.

PATRICK W. HALLORAN SCHOLARSHIP ($500)

Established to honor Dean Patrick W. Halloran. Dean Halloran, assumed the role of advisor following Mr. Enright’s departure from the University of Miami and served Order of Omega from 1964 – 1971.

KENT L. GARDNER SCHOLARSHIP ($300)

Established in 1999 to recognize Dr. Kent L. Gardner, former Vice President of Student Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington and Order of Omega’s Executive Director from 1971 – 2013. Dr. Gardner’s service to the Order of Omega spans more than 45 years and he currently serves as the Executive Director Emeritus. During his tenure as Executive Director, the Order of Omega Scholarship and Fellowship program was established and has grown from $5,000 awarded in 1985 to over $80,000 awarded annually to outstanding undergraduate Greek leaders, graduate students, and professionals pursuing doctoral degrees.

FOUNDERS AWARD SCHOLARSHIP ($1,000)

Established in 2009 to celebrate the Order of Omega’s milestone of awarding $1 Million in undergraduate scholarships.

DAISY WOOD SCHOLARSHIP ($2,000)

Established in 2014 to honor a long time Order of Omega Board Member, Daisy Wood. A former President of the National Pan-Hellenic Council, Daisy Wood served the Order of Omega from 1994 – 2014. The Daisy Wood Scholarship is valued at $2,000 and is awarded to the top scholarship recipient.

ORDER OF OMEGA SCHOLARSHIP ($100)

Established in 2015 and in continued support for leadership, service and scholarship.