E-mail our Delta Academy Co-Chairs – Jahna Nicks & Ashley Sewell for more information

DELTA ACADEMY: provides an opportunity for young women ages 11-14 to engage in an educational program tailored to their specific needs as growing individuals.

The program is designed for young women who need guidance while they tranisition through social, emotional, and physiological development. Delta Academy participants will engage in a fun learning experience that provides mentoring, educational activities, and service learning opportunities.

E-mail our Delta GEMS Co-Chairs – Marsha Bufford & Sheryl Thomas Washburn for more information

DELTA GEMS: (Growing & Empowering Myself Successfully)

Dr. Jeanne L. Noble GEMS Institute is designed for young African-American women between the ages of 14 and 18 and/or in grades 9-12; young women who have potential, but need guidance, support and skills to achieve success; young women who are interested in developing leadership skills, young women who are actively pursuing college and/or career options and young women who may need encouragement and support in pursuit of higher learning.

EMBODI: (Empowering Males to Build Opportunities for Developing Independence)

EMBODI was designed to serve and uplift African-American males for a personal development and independence.

The goals of EMBODI are:

  1. *To expand the horizon of young African American males by cultivating a personal vision for their lives;

  2. *To provide tools for young African American males to attain a higher quality of life; To provide young African American males with an awareness of various college and career options to make rewarding life choices and decisions; and

  3. *To create community-minded young African American males by actively involving potential educationally, socially, and emotionally.

E-mail our EMBODI Co-Chairs – Jamela Joseph & Donnie Small for more information

2017-2018 Scholarship Requirements


Δ Be a high school senior, have received a GED, or be currently enrolled in or accepted by a two-year or four-year college or university, and

Δ Have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; and

Δ Be a resident of, or attend a school in Hayward, Fremont, Newark or Union City or one of our secondary service areas (Castro Valley, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Leandro, or San Lorenzo); and

Δ Demonstrate active volunteer service in the African American community

NOTE:   If you do not reside or attend school in Hayward, Fremont, Newark or Union City, or in one of our secondary areas (Castro Valley, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Leandro, or San Lorenzo), you will need a referral from a current member of Hayward -Tri-City Alumnae Chapter in order to be considered for this scholarship.  Children of Hayward-Tri-City Alumnae Chapter members are not eligible to apply.


Δ Be currently enrolled in a two-year or four year college or university, and

Δ Have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; and

Δ Have received a scholarship for no more than 3 years

Applications must be postmarked by February 6, 2018.

To apply you can click on the link below, or you can mail us your completed application to the address below.

If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail the HTCAC Scholarship Committee for further assistance.

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