The Florida Chi Alumni Association of Sigma Alpha Epsilon in Tampa Bay, Inc. will provide financial assistance and encourage the focus of both education and leadership development with the undergraduate brothers of the Florida Chi Chapter.

The Florida Chi Scholarship & Leadership Grant Program:  The focus centers on the Florida Chi undergraduate brothers who display the most outstanding academic achievement and leadership potential. Each applicant must show enthusiastic commitment to the highest ideals expressed in “The True Gentleman,” including exceptional personal integrity while leading chapter, campus activities and  notable philanthropic service. 

The Florida Chi Alumni Association of Sigma Alpha Epsilon  sees this assistance not only as a gift but a profound investment in the University of Tampa and our shared future. The Florida Chi Alumni Association  seeks to recognize accomplished students, invest in their potential, and assist them in funding their education and leadership potential. Every Fall, the Florida Chi Alumni Association  awards several scholarships:

The John P. Lowth Scholarship:

    • $10,000 scholarship.
    • One time (1x) award to one (1) Florida Chi undergraduate brother.
    • Highest academic term GPA in first year of chapter founding.
    • Shows outstanding personal integrity.
    • Lives up to the standards of “The True Gentleman.”

The Florida Chi Scholarship Program:

    • Five (5) $1,000 scholarships awarded annually.
    • Top five (5) undergraduate term G.P.A.’s in Florida Chi chapter.
    • Scholarship winners can reapply, as long as applicant qualifies.

The Florida Chi Leadership Grant:

    • Florida Chi undergraduate brothers will be awarded leadership grants funded through this program to attend any one/all of the following Sigma Alpha Epsilon National Office leadership schools/conferences:
      • The John O. Moseley Leadership School.
      • The DeVotie Ritual Institute.
      • The Eminent Archon Institute.
      • Sigma Alpha Epsilon National Convention.

Application Deadline

Spring of 2024.

Current Status

Inactive until spring of 2024.


  • Applicant must be currently enrolled as an undergraduate at the University of Tampa.
  • Applicant must be a member in good standing of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon-Florida Chi Chapter at the University of Tampa
  • Applicant must attend college full time (12 credits or more) for the entire academic year.
  • Applicant must be considered a student in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
  • Applicant must be returning to the University of Tampa the following academic year.