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Delta Academy provides an opportunity for young women, ages 11-14, to engage in an educational program, tailored to their specific needs as growing individuals.

The program is designed for young women who need guidance while they transition through social, emotional and physiological development. Delta Academy participants will engage in fun learning experiences that provide mentoring, educational activities, and service learning opportunities.

Contact our Delta Academy Chair - Jahna Nicks for more information.

DELTA GEMS (Growing & Empowering Myself Successfully)

Dr. Jeanne L . Noble GEMS Institute is designed for young African-American women between the ages of 14 and 18 (or grades 9-12).  The program supports young women who have potential, but need guidance, support and skills to achieve success; young women who are interested in developing leadership skills; young women who are actively pursuing college and/or career options; and, young women who may need encouragement and support in pursuit of higher learning.

Contact our Delta GEMS Chair - Faye Hayes for more information.

EMBODI: (Empowering Males to Build Opportunities for Developing Independence)


EMBODI was designed to serve and uplift African-American males for a personal development and independence.


The goals of EMBODI are:

  1. To expand the horizon of young African American males by cultivating a personal vision for their lives;

  2. To provide tools for young African American males to attain a higher quality of life; To provide young African American males with an awareness of various college and career options to make rewarding life choices and decisions; and

  3. To create community-minded young African American males by actively involving potential educationally, socially, and emotionally.

Contact our EMBODI Chair (acting) - Jamela Joseph for more information.

Now accepting Youth Programs for the 2019-2020 year 


For additional information please consider attending the Parent Orientation. Please note that orientation is for ALL youth programs. 

Bret Hart Middle School in Hayward 

{located at 1047 "E" Street, Hayward, CA 94541}

When: Saturday November 9th

Time: 1:30pm


Please RSVP your attendance to by Tuesday November 5th

2018 - 2019 Scholarship Requirements 



Δ Be a high school senior, have received a GED, or be currently enrolled in or accepted by a two-year or four-year college or university, and 

Δ Have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; and

Δ Be a resident of, or attend a school in Hayward, Fremont, Newark or Union City or one of our secondary service areas (Castro Valley, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Leandro, or San Lorenzo); and

Δ Demonstrate active volunteer service in the African American community


NOTE:   If you do not reside or attend school in Hayward, Fremont, Newark or Union City, or in one of our secondary areas (Castro Valley, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Leandro, or San Lorenzo), you will need a referral from a current member of Hayward -Tri-City Alumnae Chapter in order to be considered for this scholarship.  Children of Hayward-Tri-City Alumnae Chapter members are not eligible to apply. 



Δ Be currently enrolled in a two-year or four year college or university, and

Δ Have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; and

Δ Have received a scholarship for no more than 3 years



Applications must be postmark for submission February 3, 2019.


Mail Your Application To:

P. O. Box 4113







If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail the HTCAC Scholarship Committee for further assistance.