Award Amount: Varies
Number of Awards: Not Known
Deadline: January 8, 2018, 11:59 PM EST
Winner Announcement: Not Known
The United Negro College Fund is happy to announce the Walton-UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program. The program is open to students who are undergraduate juniors from select historically black colleges and universities to participate in a leadership development and paid intern placement program that partners with innovative K-12 educational reform enterprises. The program’s aim is to provide a robust pipeline for high-achieving African Americans engaged in education reform in America.
UNCF, the United Negro College Fund, also known as the United Fund, is an American philanthropic organization that funds scholarships for black students and general scholarship funds for 37 private historically black colleges and universities. UNCF was incorporated on April 25, 1944, by Frederick D. Patterson, Mary McLeod Bethune, and others.
Applicants for the fellowship must meet each of the following requirements:
- The applicants must maintain at least a 0-grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
- The applicants must be African American.
- The applicants must U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.
- The applicants must be enrolled in an HBCU institution.
- The applicants must be classified as a Junior.
Instructions for Applying:
To apply, the applicant can submit an online application by login or register through the given link: https://scholarships.uncf.org/Account/LogOn
To apply, students should submit the one recommendation letter from a school administrator or faculty member.
The United Negro College Fund Organisation will cover summer housing and travel.
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