Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.

Delta Alpha Alpha Chapter

MANDATED PROGRAMS

Achievement Week – A week in November that seeks to recognize individuals who have made notable contributions to society. During the Achievement Week, a High School Essay Contest is held and the winner usually receives a scholarship award.


Scholarship – The Charles R. Drew Scholarship Program is to encourage academic progress among the organizations undergraduate members. A portion of the fraternity's budget is designated for the Charles R. Drew Scholarship Commission, which awards scholarships to members and non-members.


Social Action Programs – All chapters are required to participate in programs that uplift their society. Many participate in activities like: voter registration, illiteracy programs, mentoring programs, fundraisers, and charitable organizations such as American Diabetes Association, United Way, and the Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation.


Talent Hunt – Each chapter is required to hold a yearly talent contest, to encourage young people to expose themselves to the Performing Arts. Individuals who win these talent contests receive an award, such as a scholarship.


Memorial Service – March 12 is Omega Psi Phi Memorial Day. Every chapter of the Fraternity performs a ritualistic memorial service to remember members who have died.


Reclamation and Retention – This program is an effort to encourage inactive members to become fully active and participate in the fraternity's programs.


College Endowment Funds – The fraternity donates thousands of dollars to Historically Black Colleges and Universities each year.


Health Initiatives – Chapters are required to coordinate programs that will encourage good health practices. Programs that members involve themselves in include HIV/AIDS awareness, blood drives, prostate cancer awareness, and sickle cell anemia awareness programs.


Voter Registration, Education and Motivation – Coordination activities that promote voter registration and mobilization.


NAACP - A Life Membership at Large in the NAACP is required by all chapters and districts.