United Negro College Fund/UNCF STEM Scholars Program

Tiered tuition scholarship for talented African-American high school students who aspire to earn STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) degrees and pursue careers in STEM fields. $2,500 per academic year for freshmen and sophomores, $5,000 for juniors and seniors, and an additional $5,000 for students whose academic programs require a fifth year. Must have demonstrated unmet financial need.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,500 - $5,000
Number of Awards
100
Application Deadline
February 23
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
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
Biology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science/Data Processing, Construction Engineering/Management, Electrical Engineering/Electronics, Energy and Power Engineering, Engineering-Related Technologies, Engineering/Technology, Health and Medical Sciences, Materials Science, Engineering, and Metallurgy, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering
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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