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UNCF Scholarships for Lane Students 7-12-19

All Majors

    UNCF General Scholarship Application 2018 - Lane students who have at least a 2.5 GPA overall can apply. Complete the application, now!
    Dr. Joseph A. Towles African Study Abroad Scholarship 2018 - Lane sophomores, juniors, and master's students who have at least a 3.0 GPA overall and have been approved to participate in an accredited study abroad program for study in Africa during the fall 2018 semester or spring 2019 semester can apply; Award Amount: up to $10,000; Application Deadline: Fri., 10-22-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST
    Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Scholarship 2018 - Lane Seniors w/at least a 3.5 GPA can apply; AwardAmount: $10,000; Application Deadline: Fri., 11-16-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST
    The Walton-UNCF K-12 Education nternship selects African American Undergraduate Juniors to participate in a leadership development and paid internship at K-12 educational reform enterprises. African-American Juniors who are a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident with at least a 3.0 GPA overall are eligible to apply; must be willing to relocate for the summer; Application Deadline Sun., 1-13-19
    PayPal Internship 2019 - Lane sophomores, juniors, seniors, & master's students with at least a 3.0 GPA and experience in web development and Java and Java Script programming languages (for Software Engineering specific) can apply; Application Deadline Wed., 2-27-19, 11 pm

Various Majors

    Ossie Davis Legacy Award Scholarship - 1) Communication, 2) Criminal Justice, overall are eligible to apply; Award Amount: up to 3) Education, 4)English ; 5) History, 6) Religion, 7) Music, and 8) Sociology majors with at least a 3.0 GPA overall are eligible to apply; Application Deadline:  This Fri., 11-9-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST;

Los Angeles, California Freshmen

    Richard L. Sykes Memorial Scholarship 2018 - Lane African American freshmen with at least a 2.5 GPA overall and whose permanent residence is in Greater Los Angeles and has a zip code that falls between 90000 and 93888 can apply; Application Deadline: Fri.,10-12-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST

Los Angeles, California STEM Majors - STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

    American Honda Foundation Scholarship 2018 - Lane Students w/at least a 2.5 GPA overall, whose permanent residence is in the following Los Angeles, CA neighborhoods: 1) Carson, 2) Compton, 3) Harbor City, 4) Long Beach, 5) Lynwood, 6) Watts, 7) Willowbrook or 8) Wilmington and are majoring in1) Biology, 2) Chemistry, 3) Computer Science, 4) Math, or 5) Physics can apply; Award Amount: up to $2,750 ; Application Deadline: Fri., 10-12-18 , 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST

Detroit, Michigan Students

    Harold & Carolyn Robison Foundation Scholarship 2018 - Lane students whose permanent residence is in Detroit, MI and who have at least a 2.5 GPA overall can apply;Award Amount: up to $2,000; ApplicationDeadline: Fri., 10-19-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST

New York City Students

    Edna Blum Scholarship for NY Residents 2018 - Students from the NYC area (one of the 5 boroughs ONLY) with at least a 2.5 GPA $5,000; Application Deadline: Fri., 11-2-18, 10:59 pm CST; 11:59 pm EST

Application Instructions:

  1. Log onto www.scholarships.uncf.org
  2. Click on "Log On or Register" in the upper right corner; then, click "Register" on the next page
  3. Create a username, password and profile
  4. Go back to www.scholarships.uncf.org; click the link to the scholarship for which you will apply; and review all of the details & instructions
  5. Click "Apply," and complete the application
  6. Submitting an essay will be required; Draft it in a WORD document; Address the topic given; Proofread it carefully; Copy & Paste it in to
  7. A scanned copy of your official transcript might also be required; so, that you can upload it to the UNCF website
  8. You must invite a professor or supervisor or coach, etc. to write you a letter of reference on-line. (A) Submit your recommender's email address
    and name in the reference section of the application. (B) UNCF will email him/her a link to use to write your letter of reference on-line. (C) Tell your
    recommender to check his/her spam folder for an "Invitation to Serve as A Reference" email
  9. Log in to your UNCF account weekly, and check your "Landing Page" for scholarship and internship alerts

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