About Us

The Annapolis Kappa Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) Organization founded and chartered in the State of Maryland in 2001. As an affiliate of the Annapolis (MD) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, our primary mission is to award scholarships to deserving African American male high school graduates, who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at a four-year college or university. Since 2001, over $90,000 in scholarships have been awarded to young African American males.  

Over the years, we have also supported:

  • The Samuel P. Massie Academy, Forestville, MD

  •  Annapolis High School, Annapolis, MD

  • Annapolis Boys and Girls Club, Annapolis, MD

  • Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD

  • Other deserving charity organizations that support the under-represented communities in Anne Arundel County


Board of Directors


  • Steve Melvin. President

  • Keith Yancey, Secretary

  • Carl Frederick, Treasurer

  • Marc Watson, Secretary



  • Ernest Anderson

  • Ricky Cooksey

  • Chris Thomas

  • Sean Stamps

  • Carlos Clay



The Kappa Alpha Psi Scholarship is dedicated to supporting academic achievement of all students, but of African American males in particular, who are high school seniors in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Applicants must have a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.8 and must be seeking entrance to an accredited college or university and are evaluated on the following criteria:

Applicants are evaluated on the following criteria:

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or American College Testing (ACT) 
cumulative grade point average
financial need
written essay



Contact Us


Contact:       Ronald C. Williams, Ph.D.
                     Scholarship Committee Chair

Email:          1911scholarship@gmail.com 

Telephone:   410-951-3452

2021 The Annapolis Kappas Scholarship Foundation, Inc.