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Happy International Women's Day! As an international sisterhood of over 350,000 initiated women, Delta Sigma Theta is proud to support the effort to #EmbraceEquity through our strategic programs to empower women and girls around the world. 

International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality. This year, the @unitednations has a strategic focus on making the digital world safer, more inclusive, and more equitable. To learn how you can turn the #PowerOn this #InternationalWomensDay, visit:

Embracing Girl Power on Purpose! Delta Academy is for young ladies ages 11-14 who enjoy the fun of learning new things.

Register for our kick-off sessions at:

2023 Upcoming Dates:

Feb 18, March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17

For more information contact:

Celebrating 110 Years of Moving Forward With Fortitude

Celebrating 110 Years of Moving Forward With Fortitude

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The Mid-Hudson Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. presents the 2023 Scholarship Program.  


This scholarship is open to all African-American/African-Caribbean/African or Latina female graduating seniors for the academic year 2022 - 2023.

The scholarship eligibility criteria is as follows:

•    Minimum cumulative unweighted Grade Point Average of 85

•    Demonstrated leadership skills, Community Service

•    Acceptance at a 2 year or 4 year Accredited Institution 

•    NYS Resident of (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, or Ulster Counties)

The application & all supporting documents MUST BE submitted electronically. APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MONDAY, APRIL 10TH, 2023 BY 11:59PM (EST).


The supporting documents must include: 

One Letter of Recommendation

Official High School Transcript

Essay (500 Words/from writing prompt)

Please click the link below for application:

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The Mid-Hudson Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. presents Dr. Jeanne L. Noble "DELTA GEMS" a free program for young women high school Ages 14-18 (Grades 9-12). The Delta GEMS Youth Initiative program features free workshop topics on: Education (Colleges/Universities - Virtual Tours), Discovering Careers, Finance and Budgeting “Show me the money”, STEM projects & Opportunities, and “Health and Wellness”.

The Delta GEMS program offers a road map for college and career planning through activities that provide opportunities for self-reflection and individual growth. Delta GEMS, like Delta Academy, is implemented by chapters of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. Delta GEMS participants have the opportunity to define and “Discover their individual Brilliance.”

The next GEMS meeting is Saturday, January 21st, 2023 at 10:00 am.  Please register on the website  Registration is required and participants must be approved by parent or guardian. Please click below to register.  For additional information please contact: Ms. Stefanie Barrett at

2023 GEMS Application:

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Mid-Hudson Valley Alumnae Chapter

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

P.O. 989

Poughkeepsie, NY 12602    


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