Foundation for Delta Educational and Economic Development

Envoy Application

What Does the Job of a Cotillion Envoy Entail?

Envoys serve as a support system for the Cotillion Formal Presentation. An envoy gets a bird’s eye view of what being a Cotillion Participant is like.

Qualified participants are males who:

  • Are in their freshman, sophomore or junior year in high school.
  • Hold a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Are available to assist with the Talent Showcase, usually held mid-February of each year.
  • Are available Sunday afternoons in March and April, up through the actual event, to assist with waltz rehearsals, and any other responsibilities as needed.
  • Are willing to perform community service (not mandatory) at various locations, sponsored by Delta Sigma Theta, Sorority, Inc.
  • Are able to meet the financial responsibility of tuxedo rental.


The application can be submitted electronically or by postal mail to: DEED Foundation – Cotillion 2019, P.O. Box 16381, Kansas City, MO 64112 by September 30, 2018. Click here for a printable application.

A Cotillion 2019 informational meeting will be held on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at the Delta Athenaeum, 900 E. Linwood Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri. For questions or additional information, please contact us by email at

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