Scholarships for November at UNCF

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

Give thanks for all these scholarship choices! 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.

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You will not be considered for a scholarship, internship or program until you submit all the information and essays the application requires.


The Ernest E. Just Biomedical Scholars Internship Program
The internship program will support  African American undergraduate and graduate students pursuing careers in biomedical and life science research through research experiences including summer internships at biopharmaceutical companies and leading academic research centers. Closes Nov. 4.

BNSF Railway Foundation Scholarship (Texas)
The program is for high-achieving students from Tarrant County, Texas. Closes Nov. 4.

Michael Jackson ScholarshipGroup shot of 4 female Rust College students smiling
Communication and performing arts students attending a UNCF-member college during the 2021-22 academic year are eligible.  Closes Nov. 7.

UNCF Numotion Foundation Scholarship
The Numotion Foundation has partnered with UNCF to provide deserving students with a mobility related disability scholarship funds to offset their cost of attendance at an accredited four-year college or university. Closes Nov. 10.

UNCF/CANTU Webinars for Non-traditional Students
Cantu is sponsoring four virtual webinars for non-traditional college students who attend HBCUs. Eligible students who attend at least two of the four webinars will be invited to apply for one of 15 Cantu Beauty merit-based scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each.  Closes Nov. 11.

Exelon HBCU Corporate Scholars Program
The program supports African American students attending HBCUs by providing four years of scholarship assistance, summer internship opportunities, and early-career readiness support to prepare for rewarding careers at Exelon and within the energy industry.  Eligible students must be residents of selected areas that Exelon serves. Closes Nov. 11.

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The Wellington Management Foundation Scholarship
The scholarship is open to juniors attending UNCF-member institutions, majoring in finance, economics, business, accounting, computer science, data science, political science, history, or psychology. Closes Nov. 15.

UNCF/Kimberly-Clark Corporate Scholars Program
This scholarship and internship is open to sophomores and juniors from Morehouse College, Spelman College and Clark Atlanta University, whose college experience demonstrates leadership and analytical ability. Closes Nov. 15.

NAACP/Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Scholarship
This need-based, renewable scholarship is open to any African American college sophomores enrolled full-time and attending an accredited four-year U.S. college or university.  Closes Nov. 16.

Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Scholarship
The program awards two $10,000 scholarships each year to exceptional HBCU seniors (one female and one male) who have demonstrated high academic achievement, strong leadership skills, commitment to community service and unmet financial need. Closes Nov. 18.

The Johnson & Johnson Black Technology Professionals HealthTech Hack
STEM majors: Are you a tech-savvy data enthusiast looking to level up your skills and make a difference? Hack alongside HBCU students and Johnson & Johnson professionals to explore business scenarios and healthcare challenges, Dec. 3-5. Closes Nov. 24.

UPS Atlanta Campaign Scholarship 
The UPS Atlanta Campaign Scholarship provides 22 need-based awards, up to $2,000, to African American, graduating college seniors at HBCUs. Preference will be given to students from Columbus, GA. Closes Nov. 30.

LAM Research Career Opportunities
Lam Research, a premier chipmaker and innovator, has opportunities from product engineering to manufacturing and supply chain management for college graduates and postgraduates. Closes Nov. 30.

Henkel Scholarship Program
The program offers scholarships and provides training and professional development resources to help students majoring in areas of study that align with early career opportunities at Henkel to prepare for summer internship roles. Closes Nov. 30.

Group shot of Voorhees College students outside studyingGet a head start on these scholarships

UPS Scholarship Program
The UPS Scholarship provides 18 need-based awards, up to $5,000, to African American graduating college seniors at HBCUs. Closes Dec. 2.

Cox Enterprises Scholarship Program
The program is for qualifying students of color at any UNCF-member institution; preference shall be given to applicants pursuing majors in the areas of STEM, computer science, computer programming, or digital communications. Closes Dec. 6.

UNCF/Best Buy Scholars Program
This generous scholarship and development program is open to any undergraduates. Closes Dec. 6.

3Q Digital Career Opportunities
Students and graduates of color are encouraged to apply for a position in digital marketing at 3Q Digital. Closes Dec. 29.


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