The Malcolm X Scholarship for "Exceptional Courage" is directed towards undergraduate students, who are enrolled at one of the UNCF Institutions. The scholarship was developed by Spike Lee to increase the awareness about the life and contributions of Malcolm X within society. The program will provide up to $4000 scholarship support for students, who have overcome difficult circumstances or challenges in pursuit of their college education.

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
September 29
Available to Class Level
None specified
Renewability
Not reported

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
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
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
Not reported
Website
Website

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