The Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
is seeking to fill the position of Program Coordinator. This
position reports directly to the Executive Director.
The Program Coordinator will direct the maintenance and control
of the day-to-day operations of the Foundation’s Scholarship
Program and Community Assistance Awards Program. Assist the
Program/Scholarship Committee with its annual scholarship
applications process, serve as liaison to Regional Coordinators,
scholarship and award applicants, members and donors and support
the Educational Advancement Foundation (EAF) staff at special
events and as needed. Create forms, applications and program
marketing materials. Supervise temporary/occasional employees
assigned to assist with scholarship process/awards.
Must have the ability to make independent decisions while
enforcing the Foundation’s policies and procedures in a fair and
consistent manner. Ability to work collaboratively on projects,
from conception to completion, and must be able to work under
pressure and at times manage a wide variety of activities and
confidential matters with discretion. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Office, specifically Word,
Excel, and Desktop Publishing. Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and
graphic design software a plus. A written proficiency exam
may be required.
The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good
judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal
communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the
ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple
The Alpha Kappa Alpha Education Advancement Foundation (EAF),
Incorporated is a non-profit provides funds to advance education in
fulfillment of its mission: “To promote lifelong learning.” This is
accomplished by securing charitable funds to award scholarships,
fellowships, and grants. The Foundation is a source of
support to Alpha Kappa Alpha members, and diverse beneficiaries
without barriers on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual
orientation, ethnicity, or disability. Scholarship applications are
available in November of each year.
Please include your cover letter and resume when you
apply via our online job board link.