University Consortium for Liberia/Joseph N. Boakai Sr. Higher Education Scholarship

The University Consortium for Liberia (UCL) Scholarship Program was established in 2015 by the UCL Board of Directors. A special scholarship was established on behalf of Joseph N. Boakai, Sr., the Vice President of the Republic of Liberia, in dedication of his support to educate our youth. The UCL Scholarship program is open to Liberian students and/or students of Liberian decent pursuing a post-secondary education at a U.S. College or University. Priority will be given to students applying to a UCL college/university noted below who are considered Institutional Partners.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $1,000
Number of Awards
5 - 10
Application Deadline
April
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
African-American/Black, African
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
University Consortium for Liberia Scholarship Committee
University Consortium for Liberia
Address
225 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 515
City, State, Zip
Atlanta, GA , 30303
E-mail
uclscholarship@gmail.com
Website
Website

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