Welcome to Alpha Lambda Delta at the University of Southern
California. Whether you are a student or parent, or a prospective or
current member, please join us and discover more about our
Alpha Lambda Delta is a national society that honors academic
excellence during a student's first year in college (About
A student may become eligible for membership in Alpha Lambda Delta
by attaining a 3.5 GPA during either the first semester or the first
year at USC (Membership).
Alpha Lambda Delta not only fosters academic achievement, but also
relationships with peers in the student body, the school faculty, and
the nationwide community.
To learn more about USC Alpha Lambda Delta, please visit our facebook
Here are some scholarships that ALD
If you missed the induction ceremony please go to CAS 120 to pick up your certificate and pin.
Scholarship for current Juniors - USC
The Beinecke Scholarship provides funding
for current juniors (students expecting to graduate in December
2013, May 2014, or August 2014) who plan to pursue a masters or
doctoral program in the arts, humanities, or social sciences.
Students may combine the scholarship with additional scholarships,
research grants, and assistantships. Instructions for the Beinecke application
process are available at
Enciso for more information @
Opportunity for ALD members: USC Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship is a mentoring program
where fellows gain insight into an academic career by working
closely with a faculty mentor on an original research project. In
addition to gaining research experience, participants receive
mentoring, financial support, GRE test preparation, graduate school
preparatory workshops, and networking opportunities with top
graduate schools in the United States.
Interested sophomores and juniors may obtain additional information
as well as the application at www.usc.edu/mmuf .
Students must be committed to diversity in academia and desire a
career as a college professor in a Mellon approved field. A list of
Mellon Mays approved majors and minors is available at http://www.usc.edu/student-affairs/MMUF/programs_eligibility.shtml .
Applications for the 2014-2015 Cohort will be available in November 2013.
Interested students may contact
if they have any questions.
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2010 Lampadia Website
Each year, the National Council of Alpha Lambda Delta awards the
Lampadia Chapter Website Award to chapters who have created and
maintained exceptional chapter websites. USC ALD was one of 4 chapters
chosen in 2010!
Congratulations to Scholarship Recipients!
Congratulations to the following members of ALD for winning our scholarship in the 2012-2013 school year:
Great job guys! Keep up your outstanding work!!
Welcome to New Inductees!
Welcome to the new inductees of ALD 2013-2014! This year we inducted over 900 new members for our local chapter at the University of Southern California, and we are very excited to see new members joining our large family!
Congratulations to the 2012-2013 Eboard for a year of hard work!
And congratulations to the newly inducted Eboard of 2013-2014! Please check out their profiles!
Member BBQ Come join us for a casual BBQ and meet fellow ALD members! Details will be posted soon
Professional Appreciation Luncheon: This is the one event you do not want to miss. Take your favorite professor out for lunch and chat, and the bill is on us. Just make sure you apply soon!
Note: more details in regards to this event will be posted shortly. Be sure to keep a look-out for updates in your inboxes and on our Facebook group.
Monthly Speakers: We will invite professionals, professors, Princeton Review, grad students who have done cool things, authors to speak at general meetings for members.
Involvement Fair: Come out to Trousdale and discover the
myriad of organizations on campus! Don't forget to stop by ALD's
General Meetings: Want to learn more about what ALD is and
what great events we have planned for you for the upcoming school
year? Come to one of our general meetings at the start of the Fall
semester! We will keep you updated on the exact date.
Ice Cream Social: Need some time to relax and unwind? Stop by our ice cream social, treat yourself to some ice cream, and meet your fellow ALD members and officers!
page last updated 9/13/13