UNCF


Scholorship information

UNCF (United Negro College Fund) is the nation's largest and most effective minority education organization. UNCF provides operating funds for 37 member historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), scholarships and internships for students at more than 1,100 institutions and faculty and administrative professional training.

For more than 70 years, UNCF has raised more than $4.5 billion to help more than 400,000 students attend college and graduate from college. UNCF has distributed more funds to help minorities attend school than any entity outside of the U.S. government.

Relevant and responsive to our global economy, UNCF continues to raise funds to educate the best and the brightest among us despite their financial challenges. UNCF and its member schools continue to be at the forefront of the effort to create the next generation of professionals who will keep our nation competitive and secure our future.

Amount: Varies
Criteria
Minimum GPA: Not applicable
Need-based: Yes
Residency:
  • Arizona resident
  • Non-Arizona resident

Enrollment status:
  • Full-time
  • 3/4 time
  • 1/2 time
  • Less than 1/2 time

Academic level:
  • Incoming freshman
  • Incoming transfer (undergraduate)
  • Freshman
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post Baccalaureate
  • Graduate
  • Law

Location:
  • Downtown Phoenix
  • Polytechnic
  • Tempe
  • West

Additional criteria:

UNCF manages various scholarship programs and each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the on-line application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for Federal Student Aid, it is recommended that applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).


Contact info
(202)810-0258
United Negro College Fund
https://scholarships.uncf.org/
Application info
Deadline: open/rolling
Application link: Application link