United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
P.O. Box 10444
Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
Purpose of award: To help African American students attending United Negro College Fund (UNCF) member colleges and universities who have performed service to the community.
Eligibility requirements: Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have unmet financial need that is verified by the college or university financial aid office. Students are encouraged to complete the UNCF General Scholarship application to be matched with scholarships for which they meet the criteria. Applicants should submit two recommendation letters, a personal statement, a transcript, a resume and a small photo.
Target applicant: High school students
Minimum GPA: 2.5
Number of awards: Varies
Deadline: March 31.
How to apply: Applications are available online.