United Negro College Fund/Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program

Award is aimed at increasing minority enrollment in undergraduate degree programs. This program is available to entering freshman with at least a 3.3 GPA attending any college or university. Award is for students intending to study computer science, education, engineering, library science, mathematics, public health, or science. Must have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities. Must meet Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria.

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
January 13
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Mathematics, Science, Technology, and Society, Education, Library and Information Sciences, Engineering/Technology, Physical Sciences, Public Health
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Outreach and Recruitment
United Negro College Fund
Address
8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive PO Box 10444
City, State, Zip
Fairfax, VA , 22031-8044
Telephone
(800) 331-2244
E-mail
 
Website
Website

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