Mary King and Beatrice Henry Memorial Scholarships were established to provide the opportunity for deserving young ladies to pursue their goals for a higher education. Scholarship funds are awarded to the successful candidates who are able to exemplify Scholarship, Leadership, and Community Service. 



 Eligibility Requirements for the Mary King Memorial Scholarship 

• A female student enrolled at Delaware State University, Wesley College, or Wilmington University 

• Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States 

• Must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 or higher

Eligibility Requirements for the Beatrice Henry Memorial Scholarship 

• A female student graduating from a Delaware state public high school 

• Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States 

• Must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 or higher 

Requirements for both Scholarships 

• An interview with the Scholarship Committee  

• Recipients must be present to accept their Scholarship 

• Recipients must be willing to follow-up at next year's Scholarship event 

Method of Issuance 

• Scholarship awards ($2020) will be deposited directly into the recipient’s college account. 

• Awards are issued annually.


 Application Instructions  

 Complete the attached below application in its entirety as legibly as possible. If any question does not apply to you, answer the question as N/A for non-applicable. Make sure that all information is current and up to date. Be sure to include the following: 

1. A Letter of Introduction, expressing your eligibility and your need for the scholarship 

2. A brief autobiography. 

• must include information relating to future goals, community service involvement, academic achievement, and memberships in other organizations and/or clubs. 

3. Two letters of recommendation from any of the following persons: 

• Principal, Guidance Counselor, Teacher, Professor or Advisor 

• Pastor or Minister 

• Any person other than family members (supervisor, friend, etc.). 

4. An official transcript from high school or college/university. 



Please send the completed application with all documents to the address listed below. Any incomplete application submitted, will not be considered and marked as null and void. All applications must be postmarked or received no later than January 10, 2020: 

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated 

Theta Zeta Zeta Chapter 

Attn: Scholarship Committee

P. O. Box 1972 

Dover, Delaware 19903