Scholarships for February at UNCF

UNCF offers national and regional scholarships and job opportunities that close in February. Apply today!

Check out these UNCF scholarships and internships currently open for applications, and complete your application before the deadlines. Look at some of the opportunities UNCF offers high school and college students that can help you get to and through college. Visit any time to see what’s open.


Remember: Complete all steps for the applications!
You will not be considered for a scholarship, internship or program until you submit all the information and essays the application requires.


2 female students in dormitory room at Bennett CollegeAlpha Gamma Boule Foundation Scholarship
The Alpha Gamma Boulé Foundation Scholarship Program was developed to provide a one-time $5,000 merit-based scholarship to African American male undergraduate students who are residents of Alameda County in California. Closes Feb. 5.

2023-2024 UNCF Ladders of Hope Scholarship
The Ladders of Hope Scholarship is providing 17 need-based awards of up to $5,000.00 to Black/African American college freshmen at UNCF Member Institutions who permanently reside in Southern Los Angeles (see qualifying zip codes). Closes Feb. 6.

Tuskegee University clock tower2023-2024 Crum & Forster (C&F) Scholarship
This is a merit-based scholarship for Black/African American undergraduate students enrolled full-time at any four-year, accredited, U.S. located college or university. Eligible applicants must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA & major in a Business Related Program. Closes Feb. 8.

2023-2024 Dr. Joseph A. Towles African Study Abroad Scholarship
The Dr. Joseph A. Towles African Study Abroad Scholarship will consider the targeted students at UNCF Institutions, who are approved for their educational semester within the continent of Africa during the 2023-24 academic year. Closes Feb. 12.

Female student studying at Claflin University2023-2024 Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile Jr. Scholarship Program
The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile Jr. Foundation, in partnership with UNCF created the Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile Jr. Scholarship Program to assist students attending a UNCF member institution, a Historically Black College or University (HBCU), or any accredited, four-year institution. This is a merit-based renewable scholarship. Closes Feb. 20.

2023-2024 The Angela and Reginald Goins Scholarship
The Angela and Reginald Goins Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for full-time, undergraduate students attending a four-year HBCU. Eligible students must reside in or be a permanent residents in New York City, Chicago or Detroit (Michigan Counties of Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Oakland, St. Clair or Wayne). Closes Feb. 23.

Female Morris College student looking into a microscope2023-2024 Wm. Wrigley Foundation Scholarship
The William Wrigley Foundation Scholarship is designated for students at UNCF member schools majoring in Chemistry, Economics, Engineering (chemical, mechanical or industrial), Marketing, Finance, Business, Accounting, Computer Science. Closes Feb. 27.

2023-2024 The Edward M. Nagel Endowed Scholarship
The Edward M. Nagel Endowed Scholarship awards promising students in business related majors with scholarship awards up to $5,000. Closes Feb. 28.

2023-2024 Berbeco Senior Research Fellowship
The Berbeco Senior Research Fellowship provides classified college junior students with the opportunity to complete a summer study-abroad program during Summer 2024. Closes Feb. 29.

Two students smiling during UNCF Empower Me Tour event2023-2024 Etta Gray Memorial Scholarship Program
In honor of the memory of Etta Gray, a loving caregiver for the William Hipp family, this scholarship was established to assist students who have a permanent residence in Upstate, South Carolina (Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Mauldin, Easley) and who are pursuing a technical certification (i.e. Computer Technology, PC Programming, and Networking) at specific technical colleges in Upstate South Carolina. Closes Feb. 29.

2023-2024 Michael Jackson Scholarship
The Michael Jackson Endowed Scholarship is open to students at UNCF member institutions who are Communications and Performing Arts Majors during this current 2023-24 school year. Closes Feb. 29.

3 students walking outside at Philander Smith University2023-2024 Rayman V. & Margaret M. Dodson Scholarship
The Rayman V. & Margaret M. Dodson Program is a scholarship for freshman students who are permanent residents of Southeast Michigan. Selected recipients who meet the criteria, can be considered for renewal of the Rayman V. & Margaret M. Dodson Scholarship. Closes Feb. 29.

2023-2024 Edna Blum Scholarship for NY Residents
This Generous Edna M. Blum Endowed Scholarship is for students from New York, who have unmet financial aid need & who currently attend a college and university within the United States. Closes Feb. 29.