The Brooklyn Alumni Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., is awarding $10,000 in scholarship money to deserving students at its annual Hutson L. Lovell Scholarship Banquet on June 23.

The scholarship is awarded to young people living in Brooklyn who meet the organization’s scholarship criteria. The Brooklyn Sigmas have given thousands of dollars in scholarship money in partnership with the KBS Foundation, a non-profit organization formed by members of the chapter to provide educational opportunities for collegiate aspirants.

The Hutson L. Lovell Scholarship Banquet will also honor Gregg Bishop, commissioner of the New York City Department of Small Business Services and Charles Coleman, New York Civil Rights Attorney.

The event begins at 9 p.m., Friday June 23 at Russo’s on the Bay, 162-45 Cross Bay Blvd., Howard Beach, NY.

Phi Beta Sigma is an international fraternity founded in 1914 on the campus of Howard University. The Brooklyn Alumni chapter was founded in 1928.

For more information, contact Juan Perez at 917-716-4785 or