United Negro College Fund/Ossie Davis Endowment Scholarship Program

Need-based scholarship of up to $6800 for a high school senior planning to attend a four-year HBCU. Applicants must demonstrate the ability and desire to use artistic activism to proactively address the concerns of humanity. Eligible majors include African American studies, communications, fine arts, humanities, performing arts, political science, social sciences, and theater arts/drama. The scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years, provided that students continue to meet the scholarship criteria. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Award Information

Award Amount
$6,800
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
January 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
African-American/Black
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Social Sciences, Communications, Performing Arts, Arts, Humanities, Political Science
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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