UNCF

UNCF has helped more than 500,000 students earn their college degrees since its founding.

UNCF is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority group members. Each year, we award more than $100 million in scholarships to students attending more than 1,100 schools across the country, including our prestigious network of 37 HBCUs.

Each scholarship or grant program has its own eligibility criteria and application requirements, so it’s important to do your research.

Annual Amount

Various

Additional Selection Criteria

UNCF manages various scholarship programs and awards more than $100 million a year in scholarships to more than 10,000 students at more than 1,100 schools across the country, including our prestigious network of 37 member HBCUs. To find and apply for a UNCF scholarship:

  • Go to Scholarships to explore UNCF scholarships available to those who meet the following criteria:
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Full-time enrollment in a college or university, presently or prospectively
  • FAFSA application filed
  • Financial need verified by the financial aid director of the college or university you wish to attend

Please note that other criteria may be required to apply.


Application Process

For listing of available scholarships, go to:  https://uncf.org/scholarships

Click on link to the scholarship you are interested in. 

Each scholarship or grant program has its own eligibility criteria and application requirements, so it’s important to do your research.  Also, please note that each has it's own deadline.

For the application or more information go to:
https://uncf.org/scholarships