Walton UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program

0
62
Walton UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship Program

Award Amount: Varies

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: January 8, 2018, 11:59 PM EST

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

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.

Host Institution:

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.

Eligibility:

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

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students should submit the one recommendation letter from a school administrator or faculty member.

Award Description:

The United Negro College Fund Organisation will cover summer housing and travel.

Detailed Information Link:

https://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/7ca568a6-90bc-440f-8dc0-8723073404a8?_ga=2.234980228.444966036.1508667243-698063627.1506072747