Updated: Feb 4, 2021
Oakland East Bay Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, is a
community service organization and is committed to providing scholarships to graduating seniors in
the high schools of the Oakland Community.
African American students attending schools in Oakland and who are seeking admission to four-
year colleges/ universities may apply for scholarships provided by Oakland East Bay Alumnae
Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. Our scholarship is named in honor of our 15th
Past National President, Lillian Pierce Benbow, who was a talented writer, an eloquent public
speaker, a scholar, an educator and patron of the arts. In honor of her many accomplishments and
achievements we offer these scholarships as a tribute to her by providing financial aid to deserving
African American students seeking a college education.