Each academic year, The Chi Psi Educational Trust offers a number of undergraduate scholarships to help exceptional Brothers in their pursuit of excellence. Below is a listing of all scholarships offered by the Trust. Click here to proceed to application.
* indicates a scholarship that is only offered to Brothers of a designated Alpha
George H. Bargh Memorial Scholarship*
This award honors George H. Bargh, ZΔ`48. The $1,000 scholarship is presented annually in memory of Brother Bargh to Zeta Delta sophomores who demonstrate all-around excellence in scholarship as well as Fraternity, campus, and community service.
The Tom Brown Memorial Scholarship
After receiving its largest ever
bequest from the estate of Thomas H. Brown, E `66, a gift in excess of
$760,000, The Chi Psi Educational Trust established the Tom Brown Memorial Scholarship in 2012. The Tom Brown Memorial Scholarship
will be awarded to an undergraduate Brother who exhibits strong entrepreneurial
spirit and achievement.
Note: Any undergraduate applying for the Brown Scholarship must also provide the information outlined in the Brown Scholarship Addendum.
The James S. Campbell Scholarship
The James S. Campbell Scholarship was created in 2003 in honor of James S. Campbell, Ι '48. This scholarship is awarded primarily on academic performance, leadership within Chi Psi and enrollment within a business program at the applicant's academic institution.
David R. Dunlop Scholarship
The David R. Dunlop Scholarship was created in 2013
through a gift from Brother and Mrs. Henry E. Bartels, P ‘45, Ψ ‘48, to honor
Dave Dunlop, Y ‘59, a stalwart Fraternity
volunteer and the dean of America’s university advancement officers.
C. Ray Flynn Scholarship
C. Ray Flynn, B '67, Scholarship was created in 2014 to honor the legacy of Stanley
Birge, Chi 1908, Iota 1914. An award of $10,000, the largest scholarship offered by the Trust, this award recognizes a rising senior who exemplifies the
traditions of Chi Psi Fraternity as practiced by
the distinguished member of Chi Psi, Stanley J. Birge, X’08, I’14. Such
traditions shall include scholastic standing and contributions to Chi Psi
Fraternity and to the recipient’s university.
Financial need is not a criterion for choosing the recipient. (Birge,
1987-1985, a former National President (#7) and Chairman of the Executive
Council, received the Distinguished Service Award and the Albert S. Award from
The Russ M. Johnson Scholarship
The Johnson Scholarship was made possible by a gift from Russ M. Johnson, Γ '31, first awarded in 1998. It is awarded primarily on academic performance and Fraternity involvement.
The Douglas C. Johnston Scholarship*
The Douglas C. Johnston Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 with donations from the Chi Psi Association of Hamilton College to benefit Hamilton undergraduates annually, honoring Doug Johnston, Φ '78, who served Alpha Phi's alumni corporation as president prior to his untimely death in 2006.
The Harold G. "Bones" Lundberg Fund for Education Scholarship
The Harold G. "Bones" Lundberg Fund for Education was created in 2000 through a gift from Mr. and Mrs. Henry E. Bartels, Rho '45, Psi '48 in memory of Harold G. "Bones" Lundberg, Rho `24. Scholarships are provided on the basis of academic achievement, campus and community involvement, and commitment to serving the community in which the University/College is located. Brothers with experience assisting underprivileged children are especially encouraged to apply.
The Peter Paul Miller Educational Travel Grant
In 2000, Brothers Peter P. Miller Jr., Psi '44; Richard S.
Miller, Psi '56; and their sister Elizabeth M. Francis created the Peter Paul
Miller Scholarship to honor their father, Peter Paul Miller, Psi '18. In 2011,
the family chose to repurpose the scholarship as the Peter Paul Miller
Educational Travel Grant. The award is available for both packaged study abroad
programs and those more freeform and unique educational experiences developed
by the participant. Eligible participants must be currently enrolled in an
undergraduate or graduate degree program and must meet the general scholarship
or fellowship requirements held by The Chi Psi Educational Trust, Inc.
Recipients will be asked to prepare an article detailing their experiences
forThe Purple and Gold.
Note: Any undergraduate applying for the Miller Travel Grant must also provide theinformation outlined in the Miller Travel Grant Addendum.
Robert C. Preble, Jr., Scholarship*
This award is named for Robert C. Preble, Jr., X `44. Brother Preble is the 102nd recipient of the Fraternity’s Distinguished Service Award, a former #7 and Chairman of The Chi Psi Educational Trust. The $1,000 scholarship is presented annually in honor of Brother Preble to Zeta Delta juniors who demonstrate all-around excellence in scholarship as well as fraternity, campus, and community service.
Robert C. Preble, Sr., Memorial Scholarship*
This award honors Robert C. Preble, Sr., ZΔ `19. The $1,000 scholarship is presented annually in Brother Preble’s memory to Zeta Delta seniors who demonstrate all-around excellence inscholarshipas well as fraternity, campus, and community service.
The George W. Ray Scholarship
The George W. Ray Scholarship was created in 1996 by Mrs. Margaret N. Ray in memory of her husband George W. Ray, Α '30, Ρ '31. The scholarship is awarded primarily on academic performance, personal integrity, leadership in Chi Psi and loyalty to the Fraternity.
The Peter Schenck Scholarship
The Schenck Scholarship is awarded in honor of Peter Schenck, EΔ `59 to a Brother who, through the selfless dedication of time and effort, has contributed to the overall success of his Alpha. In addition to the materials required by The Chi Psi Educational Trust for scholarship applicants, Schenck Scholar applications include a letter of recommendation from a Brother able to demonstrate the ways in which the applicant has contributed to his Alpha above and beyond the manner expected.
Note: Any undergraduate applying for the Schenck Scholarship must also provide the information outlined in the Schenck Scholarship Addendum.
The Sargent H. Wellman Scholarship
The Wellman Scholarship was created in 1991 by Howard Wellman, Χ '46, in memory of his father Sargent H. Wellman, Χ '12. The scholarship is awarded primarily on academic performance and Fraternity involvement.
The Clifford H. Williams Scholarship
The Clifford H. Williams Scholarship was created in 1961 to honor Clifford H. Williams, Θ '02. Brother Williams was the Chairman of The Chi Psi Educational Trust from its inception in 1926 until his death in 1961. The scholarship is awarded primarily on academic performance.