Named Scholarships

May be established by an individual or a chapter. Often, these scholarships are created in memory of a sister or loved one. Chapters may also choose to establish a scholarship to benefit a deserving chapter sister. This year’s winners are:


Ali Ward Delta Iota Memorial Scholarship

Kara Holton, Delta Iota Chapter at Central Michigan University


Allison Beth Schmidt Memorial Scholarship

Jamie Silverstein, Gamma Zeta Chapter at University of Rhode Island


Ariel Rose Black Theta Iota Chapter Memorial Scholarship

Rachel Fleming, Theta Iota Chapter at University of Michigan - Flint


Arthur and Clarisse Markowtiz Book Award

Ashley Monticciolo, Delta Theta Chapter at Oakland University


Bertha and Mac Bodian Memorial Scholarship

Kendle Bullman, Epsilon Epsilon Chapter at California State University - Bakersfield


Beta Alpha Nicole Schiffman Memorial Scholarship

Molly Higgins, Beta Alpha Chapter at University of Maryland - College Park


Beverly L. Richman, MD Scholarship

Hope Bauer, Iota Alpha Chapter at Saginaw Valley State University


Centennial Scholarship

Gi Gi Larsen, Epsilon Phi Chapter at Radford University


Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship

Hazel Williams, Epsilon Psi Chapter at Western Illinois University


Dr. Helen Vassallo Gamma Iota Scholarship

Whitney Hazard, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Erin Michelle Say Memorial Scholarship

Kailyn Nelson, Delta Delta Chapter at Linfield College


Helen Berkowitz Memorial Scholarship

Hannah Seen, Gamma Pi Chapter at University of Maryland - Baltimore County


Jeanine Jacobs Goldberg Scholarship

Sydnee Fielkow, Kappa Chapter at The George Washington University


Josette George Kaufman Scholarship for Panhellenic Leaders

Kelly Rund, Gamma Pi Chapter University of Maryland - Baltimore County


Katie Vashon Memorial Scholarship

Brenda Alderete, Zeta Zeta Chapter at Quinnipiac University


Kristina Witten Memorial Scholarship

Christine Ackerley, Zeta Eta Chapter at Carleton University


Laura Treanor Memorial Scholarship

Andrea Serpas, Kappa Chapter at The George Washington University


Lindsey Orser Delta Delta Chapter Memorial Scholarship

Michelle Krnak, Delta Delta Chapter at Linfield College


Los Angeles County Alumnae Book Award

Katya Rodriguez, Theta Upsilon Chapter at University of La Verne


Mamie Klein Memorial Scholarship

Giovanna Steinhaus, Delta Xi Chapter at Binghamton University of SUNY


Maria Arena Memorial Scholarship

Jessica Grabinsky, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Michelle Stacey Friedman Memorial Scholarship

Patty Roberts, Delta Delta Chapter at Linfield College


Nereyda (Neddie) Iniquez Memorial Scholarship

Jennifer Goranson, Delta Gamma Chapter at San Francisco State University


Past Grand Archons' Scholarship

Ashley Mazzola-Ciriello, Epsilon Chapter at Adelphi University


Sunshine State Scholarship

Sherisse Pierre, Iota Eta Chapter at Florida Institute of Technology


Veachey R. Bloom Book Award

Jemie Fofanah, Xi Chapter at Temple University


Educational Grants

Funded primarily through interest earned by the Foundation, educational grants are awarded annually to collegiate and alumnae sisters based on three criteria: financial need, scholarship and service to Phi Sigma Sigma and the community, This year’s recipients are:

Meghan Anderson, Zeta Omega Chapter at University of Michigan at Dearborn

Elizabethe Bell, Epsilon Kappa Chapter at Hofstra University

Annie Brethour, Iota Eta Chapter at Florida Institute of Technology

Samantha Connors, Gamma Mu Chapter at Clarkson University

Cipriana Costello, Theta Eta Chapter at Rider University

Autumn Edelson, Zeta Delta Chapter at Bentley University

Joan Fath, Theta Iota Chapter at University of Michigan - Flint

Jenny Fretta, Beta Rho Chapter at Drexel University

Kaydee Hall, Theta Psi Chapter at Alma College

Sheela Joles, Iota Alpha Chapter at Saginaw Valley State University

Dana Kim, Xi Chapter at Temple University

Danielle King, Theta Gamma Chapter at Gannon University

Jamie Kitson, Iota Eta Chapter at Florida Institute of Technology

Mel Klinger, Epsilon Beta Chapter at Ferris State University

Lindsay Lundquist, Iota Iota Chapter at Grand Valley State University

Ashley Monticciolo, Delta Theta Chapter at Oakland University

Erin Murphy, Iota Theta Chapter at Barry University

Adwoa Opoku-Nsiah, Delta Sigma Chapter at The College at Brockport - State University of New York

Daniela Porro, Xi Chapter at Temple University

Cheyenne Port, Delta Chi Chapter at Shippensburg University

Kristen Putch, Pi Chapter at Syracuse University

Jenna Schulze, Gamma Pi Chapter at University of Maryland - Baltimore County

Andrea Serpas, Kappa Chapter at The George Washington University

Julia Shicatano, Gamma Nu Chapter at Rutgers University - New Brunswick

Kayla Sica, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Lauren Stillwell, Theta Omega Chapter at Niagara University

Emily Walker, Delta Delta Chapter at Linfield College

Rachel Wellman-Benedict, Delta Upsilon Chapter at Siena Heights University

Sara Whitman, Epsilon Kappa Chapter at Hofstra University

Katelyn Wilmer, Theta Rho Chapter at University of Virginia's College at Wise

Audrey Yeiter, Iota Iota Chapter at Grand Valley State University


Chapter Educational Funds

Funds established by chapters for any educational purpose, with the primary focus on scholarships to deserving initiated members of the chapter, including alumnae pursuing post-graduate degrees. This year’s recipients are:

Beta Rho CEF

Jenny Fretta, Beta Rho Chapter at Drexel University

Beta Upsilon CEF

Alexis Carey, Beta Upsilon Chapter at American University

Delta Iota CEF

Tricia Dwyer, Delta Iota Chapter at Central Michigan University

Delta Theta CEF

Hannah Larson, Delta Theta Chapter at Oakland University

Gamma Nu CEF

Amy Dolce, Gamma Nu Chapter at Rutgers - New Brunswick

Gamma Tau CEF

Brittany Murphy, Gamma Tau Chapter at Northern Kentucky University


Iota Alpha CEF

Sheela Joles, Iota Alpha Chapter at Saginaw Valley State University


Pi CEF

Kristen Putch, Pi Chapter at Syracuse University

Theta Psi CEF

Lindsay Giannotta, Theta Psi Chapter at Alma College


Xi CEF

Kristin Pomponio, Xi Chapter at Temple University


UIFI (Undergraduate Interfraternity Institute) Scholarships

Funded by the Foundation, these scholarships are awarded annually to collegiate members to attend UIFI’s week-long intensive leadership development program. This year’s recipients are:

Elizabethe Bell, Epsilon Kappa Chapter at Hofstra University

Kendle Bullman, Epsilon Epsilon Chapter at California State University-Bakersfield

Jaime Canada, Iota Iota Chapter at Grand Valley State University

Christina Cora, Delta Kappa Chapter at Florida International University

Marissa Eibert, Delta Sigma Chapter at The College at Brockport - State University of New York

Brittany Jewett, Delta Zeta Chapter at Stevens Institute of Technology

Emily Johnson, Zeta Omega Chapter at University of Michigan at Dearborn

Kassandra Jones, Gamma Tau Chapter at Northern Kentucky University

Olivia Kolis, Xi Chapter at Temple University

Maggie LaRoche, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Valerie Luutran, Iota Mu Chapter at University of New Haven

Kelly McCullough, Zeta Gamma Chapter at West Chester University

Lily Moldan, Iota Sigma Chapter at Farmingdale State College

Kayla Sica, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Lea Strangio, Gamma Iota Chapter at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Adelia Stranko, Iota Kappa Chapter at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Brianna Weaver, Zeta Gamma Chapter at West Chester University