UNCF/Alliance Data Scholarship and Internship Program

UNCF/Alliance Data Scholarship and Internship Program

At United Negro College Fund (UNCF), Alliance Data is sponsoring a scholarship program named as “UNCF/Alliance Data Scholarship and Internship Program”. To apply for the scholarship, applicants must be classified as sophomores (rising juniors) or juniors (rising seniors) at time of application.

Provided By:

UNCF (United Negro College Fund) is the nation’s largest private scholarship provider to minority students. The UNCF funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities.

Key Details:

  • Award Amount: $5,000
  • Deadline: January 26, 2018
  • Winner Announcement: Not Known

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Applicants must be an under-represented minority college student enrolled at an accredited four-year college or university with preference given to students attending private or public historically black colleges and universities.
  • Students residing in/or attending school near Plano, TX, and Atlanta, GA will be targeted and receive priority consideration for internships designated in those locations.
  • Classified as sophomores (rising juniors) or juniors (rising seniors) at time of application.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • S. citizen or a permanent resident.
  • For internships in the Plano, TX location, students must major in Management Information Systems or Computer Science.
  • For internships in the Atlanta, GA Epsilon location, students must major in Communications, Marketing or Advertising.
  • For internships in the Columbus, OH Card Services location, students must major in Marketing or Computer Science.

Instructions for Applying:

All interested applicants must apply through the given link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Account/LogOn

Supporting Documents:

You will be required to submit the following:

  • A letter of recommendation
  • A resume
  • One-page personal statement of career interest
  • A current transcript

Award Description:

The scholarship award is up to $5,000 to cover the unmet financial need for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/6dde5594-8cab-488a-bf96-6758833a8589

Contact Information:

Any questions, you can email to Crystal Terry at crystal.terry-at-uncf.org