Scholarships for July at UNCF
Even though your campus might be empty now, July is the perfect time to find a scholarship for the fall. 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 UNCF.org/Scholarships 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.
Panda Cares First-Year Scholars
The program is a one-time postsecondary scholarship and college success program for graduating high school seniors entering their first year of college. HURRY! Closes July 6.
First Church of God College Scholarship (Columbus, OH)
Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to community service and be a graduating high school senior who has been accepted at an accredited college or university; or be currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Closes July 8.
NASCAR Wendell Scott, Sr., Scholarship
Honoring the first African American to win a NASCAR Cup Series Race, the scholarship is open to college students as well as qualifying Master’s program students. Closes July 28.
AFLAC Foundation Scholarship (Columbus, GA)
Selected recipients will receive a scholarship between $1,000 and $3,000, based on their demonstrated financial need. Closes July 30.
UNCF/FedEx Scholarship Program
This need-based scholarship is for freshmen HBCU students and provides up to $4,000 per year to eligible applicants. Closes July 30.
The Blanche Ford Endowment Scholarship Fund
This fund provides up to $10,000 in need-based scholarship awards renewable through university graduation, to UNCF-member institution students who are active in community service. Closes July 30.
Get a head start on these scholarships
United Health Foundation Diverse Scholars Initiative
The program is open to college seniors majoring in behavioral health, biochemistry, biological sciences, biology, biomedical research, biotechnical health, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health or radiology. Closes August 3.
Southwest Indiana Scholarship
The program is open to Indiana residents in select counties; all majors are eligible, with preference to natural sciences, accounting, finance, marketing, information systems or business management related studies. Closes August 13.
Did you know?
UNCF’s Outreach College Readiness Toolkit provides tips on how to apply to colleges, qualify for scholarships and more!