Scholarships for February at UNCF

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

UNCF would LOVE to offer you a scholarship this month! 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 is 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.


The Walt Disney Company UNCF Corporate Scholarship & Internship Program
Closes Feb. 1. 

UNCF Budweiser Natalie Johnson Scholarship and Internship Program
The program provides scholarship opportunities to entering college juniors and/or seniors who attend a four-year, accredited HBCU, and who major in a designated field. Applicants would also be eligible to participate in an internship at Anheuser-Busch in its Summer Brewery Internship Program. Closes Feb. 1.

UNCF K-12 Education Fellowship
The program selects undergraduate juniors from HBCUs for a 10-week summer experience that includes leadership development, a paid internship with an innovative K-12 educational or organization or school, and participation in an education reform case competition. Closes Feb. 10.

Black Winemaker Scholarship
The merit-based program supports full-time, African American juniors, seniors or graduate students (MS and/or Ph.D.) studying viticulture or enology, or a graduate student pursuing an advanced degree in a selected fields of agriculture or chemistry that are related to the industry. Closes Feb. 11.

Date Extended: The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation (New York)
The Foundation in partnership with UNCF, has developed  the program to provide need-based scholarships to Black, Latinx, and Indigenous undergraduate students from the five boroughs of New York City attending any accredited four-year institution or two-year community college in the United States. Closes Feb 15.

The Black Ambition HBCU Prize
The Black Ambition HBCU Prize offers funding and mentorship for Black and Latinx entrepreneurs. Closes Feb. 18.

UNCF National Cooperative Bank Scholarship
The program offers need-based scholarships to African American students at historically black colleges and universities, who are interested in pursuing careers in the banking industry. Closes Feb. 22.

Etta Gray Memorial Scholarship Program (South Carolina)
The program assists students who are permanent residents in Upstate South Carolina and who are pursuing a technical certification at specific technical colleges in the area. Closes Feb. 22.

Rayman V. & Margaret M. Dodson Scholarship (Michigan)
Students must be permanent residents of Michigan from, Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Monroe, Washtenaw, St. Clair, or Livingston Counties. Closes Feb. 24.

American Honda Foundation Scholarship (California)
The scholarship is for male students enrolled in one of the targeted fields of STEM , with permanent residency within the city of Los Angeles or Southern California. Closes Feb. 25.

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AlixPartners/UNCF Scholarship
The program is for African American juniors who attend a participating HBCUs, and who are majoring in business or STEM fields. Closes Mar. 4.

Creme of Nature Scholarship
The scholarship is for any undergraduate who attends an HBCU. Closes Mar. 17.

UNCF General Scholarship Application is open!

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The UNCF General Application is used to establish an applicant pool of potentially eligible students for ongoing scholarship opportunities that are unpublished and do not require an online application. Apply by March 31, 2021.

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