JOY IN OUR SISTERHOOD, POWER IN OUR VOICE, SERVICE IN OUR HEARTS.
five major components, Delta GEMS can be viewed as a road map for
college and career planning. Each component is designed to provide
interactive lessons and activities that provide opportunities for
self-reflecting and individual growth.
Delta GEMS is designed for:
The Delta GEMS Scholar Award has been established to support the continued education of those Delta GEMS members who have demonstrated a consistent commitment to the program. The scholarship is reserved for exceptional individuals who exemplify Delta GEMS' traits of excellence, leadership, commitment to public service and a desire to make a difference within the community. Applications are available each year to graduating seniors who participate in our Delta GEMS program.
The EMBODI program is designed to refocus the efforts of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. on the plight of African-American males. Data suggests that the vast majority of African-American males continue to be in crisis and are not reaching their fullest potential educationally, socially and emotionally.
EMBODI is designed to address these issues through focus on STEM education, culture, self-efficacy, leadership, physical and mental health, healthy lifestyle choices, character, ethics, relationships, college readiness, fiscal management, civic engagement and service learning.