Delta Phi Alpha offers several scholarships to recognize high-achieving Delta Phi Alpha undergraduate students.


Delta Phi Alpha members from active chapters are eligible to apply for the following scholarships


An active chapter has inducted at least 2 members within any two year period. Please consult with the chapter advisor to verify whether your chapter is currently active. Applications from inactive chapters cannot be considered.

All application materials should be sent to Please follow the instructions carefully and pay particular attention to the deadlines for receipt of materials.


Selection Process:

Delta Phi Alpha employs a scholarship committee for its selection of scholarship recipients. This committee is chaired by a Professor of German Studies who is not a member of the DPA board of directors. The chair employs two to 4 additional external readers of scholarship materials. Committee members must recuse themselves if students from their current institution apply for scholarships.