The Spirit of Achievement Scholarship was named to honor Dr. Odom-Wesley for her commitment and passion for education and her beloved Alpha Kappa Alpha. Scholarship applicants must be an African-American female high school senior currently attending classes in the Tarrant County area. This scholarship may be used at any two-year or four-year college or university. Trade, technical and cosmetology schools are ineligible. A minimum 2.5 GPA is also required.

Scholarship Sponsor

The Arlington Foundation for Excellence in Education

Award Type

$3,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: Tarrant County TX
Criteria / Requirements:
African American female high school seniors attending school in Tarrant County are eligible.
• be able to demonstrate graduation within three semesters (explain in essay). What is your graduation plan?
• preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need
• official transcripts from every college attended must be submitted

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: N/A

Contact Info – URL: https://www.arlingtoneducation.org/scholarships

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]


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