It has been an incredible year for the Kappa Sigma Endowment Fund Scholarship-Leadership Award program. Since 1947, the Endowment Fund has donated nearly $5 million to brothers demonstrating excellence in academics, campus involvement, and fraternity leadership. The 2018 Scholarship-Leadership Award Program has had an amazing year:
- 2,200+ applications submitted
- Brothers from 267 chapters will be receiving a cash award
- There are 401 winners
- This year the program will distribute $172,000
In 2016 The Kappa Sigma Endowment Fund Trustee’s established the Dr. John W. Ryan Leadership Circle, which recognizes the Top 25 undergraduates who scored highest on the Scholarship-Leadership Award Application. This recognition has been named in honor of Past Worthy Grand Master, Dr. John W. Ryan, one of the world’s most respected educators and college administration leaders. Each Ryan Honoree will be recognized at the Grand Conclave and will have their registration and lodging paid for. They will also receive $500 scholarship.