Congratulations to the winners of the Pen Step Foundation Scholarship!

Mr. Alioune Gaye

Mr. Chukwuka Ibecheozor






















Hearty congratulations are extended to Mr. Alioune Gaye and Mr. Chukwuka Ibecheozor for earning the PSF Scholarship! There was some stiff competition, but these two young men managed to rise above the crowd to clutch the prize and for that they are being recognized.


Tau Bates, please be reminded that you are eligible for scholarships and fellowships from Tau Beta Pi! Feel free to contact the Executive Board members for assistance on starting the process. The deadlines are February 1st for fellowship applications and April 1st for scholarship applications. For more information, visit the official Tau Beta Pi website at

Tau Beta Pi Pen Step Foundation Scholarship



Tau Beta Pi National Honor Society, in association with The Pen Step Foundation,is excited to announce the availability of $500 scholarship awards!

The application involves submission of 300—500 word responses to the questions  “Which of the Pen Step Foundation’s objectives better applies to your current and future objectives/goals and can you provide an example of activity or action you have been part of and which illustrates that objective? “  and “What specifically distinguishes you from other candidates and would capture the attention of the selection committed to choose you for this award? “.

In order to be considered for the award, applicants must:

  • Be a member of Tau Beta Pi
  • Demonstrate involvement in admirable extracurricular activities
  • Not have previously received any DC Alpha Tau Beta Pi scholarships

In order to apply, complete the application form (found here) and send a copy of your completed application form and resume to

Note that the deadline for submission is November 1st. The winning entries will be announced on November 10th.

For more information about the Pen Step Foundation, visit them at

UPDATE: Applicants, in addition to the previously mentioned requirements, please submit a detailed summary of your involvement with DC Alpha Chapter.



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