is pleased to announce the one annual contest and one annual scholarship named as International High School Essay Contest & the African American Male College Scholarships Competition.The High School Essay contest is open to any high school senior.
Host Institution: The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated was founded on Friday, November 17, 1911, at Howard University in Washington, D. by three undergraduate students (Howard University juniors, Edgar Amos Love, Oscar James Cooper and Frank Coleman) and one faculty advisor (Dr. It is the first international fraternal organization.
Alpha chapter was organized with fourteen charter members on December 15, 1911. Brother Cooper became the fraternity's second Grand Basileus in 1912 and authorized the investigation of establishing a second chapter on the campus of Lincoln University located in Pennsylvania.
Brother Love was elected as the third Grand Basileus in 1912 and served until 1915.
- The Scholarship Program is intended to promote academic excellence among the undergraduate members.
Graduate chapters are expected to provide financial assistance to student members and non-members.