On behalf of the Southfield Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and the Southfield Kappa League, we would like to share this opportunity of a lifetime with minority young men in our community currently in grades 8-10.

The Southfield Kappa Instructional Leadership League (Kappa League) accepts applications for membership for the subsequent school year from April 1 through June 1 annually. Kappa League is an organization dedicated to helping Southfield and Detroit Metropolitan Area young men of high school age to grow and develop their leadership talents in every phase of human endeavor.

Please be advised that while Kappa League is an entity sponsored by Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., its participants are neither considered nor affiliated as members of the fraternity!

The Southfield Chapter of Kappa League requires all prospective members to participate in an application procedure prior to consideration for membership. Also, the requirements of joining the Southfield Chapter of Kappa League shall be fulfilled prior to acceptance. These requirements are as follows:

  • Minimum Cumulative Grade Point average of 2.0 on a 4.0 grade scale at the time of application submission.
  • High School Enrollment (must be entering the 9th or 11th grade in the fall semester of the upcoming school year. Applicant must complete two-year program participation to obtain mutual goals of the organization and applicant.
  • A Letter of interest from the applicant (one full page – typed and double spaced)
  • Two letters of recommendation – One from a teacher or counselor and one from a community leader – coach, employer, volunteer supervisor, mentor, pastor, etc.
  • A picture of yourself.

After all documents have been submitted and requirements have been met, the candidate’s information will then be reviewed by the Southfield Kappa League Executive Board and the Fraternity’s Kappa League Advisory Board. Interviews will be scheduled thereafter.

Applications, letters of interest, and letters of recommendation shall be postmarked by June 1st, of the year of the upcoming fall interest period whereby applicant is entering the 9th or 11th grade.

Next Steps...

Applications for membership in the Southfield Kappa League are now available for download. If you have any questions about the application process or need to speak to an advisor, please do not hesitate to contact us.