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DREF Awards STJ Summer Internship and Scholarships DREF Awards STJ Summer Internship and Scholarships The 2018 Stephanie Tubbs Jones Summer Internship has been awarded to Saleshia Ellis, a senior student majoring in Urban & Regional Planning at Florida State University. Scholarships were also awarded to students for the Eula Dean Roby and Mentoring Keys for 2018-2019.
DREF Announces the 2018-2019 Community Empowerment Grant Awards DREF Announces the 2018-2019 Community Empowerment Grant Awards Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF), in collaboration with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated will award 16 Community Empowerment grants for programs in any of the following areas: Civic Engagement, Education, Financial Literacy, Health and Wellness, and International Awareness and Involvement.
The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) joins NIH in launching the All of Us Research Program to advance precision medicine The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) joins NIH in launching the All of Us Research Program to advance precision medicine On May 6, the National Institutes of Health will open national enrollment for the All of Us Research Program - a momentous effort to advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds-in collaboration with the Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) and other partners.
DREF Sister Scholars Examine Impact of Gun Violence on Black Women and Girls DREF Sister Scholars Examine Impact of Gun Violence on Black Women and Girls The Sister Scholars Advisory Council has conducted a new research project examining the impact of gun violence on Black women and girls. Throughout 2018, the findings will be shared with DREF stakeholders for action and implementation to improve the adverse impact of gun violence on Black women and girls.
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The Center

The Center for Research on African American Women (The Center) is a repository on critical issues relevant to African American women that can be of significance for policy decision-making on local and national levels. Learn more >

Teacher Efficacy

The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF), in collaboration with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. (DST), is embarking upon a potentially highly impactful educational endeavor, which aims to enhance student academic achievement by focusing on improving teacher effectiveness. Learn more>

Grant Awardees
  • Albuquerque (NM) Alumnae
  • Apalachin (NY) Alumnae
  • Boston (MA) Alumnae
  • Champaign-Urbana Alumnae
  • Fairfax County (VA) Alumnae
  • Iota City-Wide Chapter (Boston, MA)
  • LaMarque (TX) Alumnae
  • Quaker City (PA) Alumnae
  • Stone Mountain-Lithonia Alumnae
  • Tallahassee (FL) Alumnae
  • Tempe (AZ) Alumnae
  • Tri-County (MD) Alumnae
  • Tulsa (OK) Alumnae
  • Virginia Beach (VA) Alumnae
  • Warner Robins Alumnae
  • Washington (DC) Alumnae 
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