ASCEND Youth Enrichment Program (deadline extended to September 1st)

Dear High School Counselors: The Rho Kappa Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is accepting applications to the ASCEND program. The ASCEND program is Alpha Kappa Alpha’s new signature youth enrichment program. The program will focus on Achievement, Self-Awareness, Communication, Engagement, Networking, and Developmental Skills.

In order to participate in the ASCEND program, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a high school student in grades 9-12

  • Have a C (2.0) grade point average

  • Complete the attached application form

  • Submit a letter of recommendation from a counselor, teacher, or community leader.

  • Submit most recent report card

  • Submit a personal statement (not to exceed 500 words) which articulates why you want to join the ASCEND Program

The deadline for application submission has been extended to September 1, 2015. For more information about participating in the ASCEND program, click here to download the application.

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