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Seniors Class of 2020: United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Ralph Lauren Scholarship

April 16, 2020 @ 8:00 am - April 20, 2020 @ 11:59 pm


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The UNCF-Ralph Lauren Scholarship was established to assist seniors in bridging the financial gap to complete their undergraduate college education. This scholarship will be disbursed in the spring semester of the 2019-2020 school year.

Recipients will be notified in writing within six weeks after the closing date.


In order to qualify for the UNCF-Ralph Lauren Scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:

*Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

*Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Assistance (FAFSA).

*Have a demonstrated unmet, financial need as verified by their college or university.

*Be a college senior (class of 2020) at the time of completing this application.

*Be an African American student enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year HBCU.

*Be a US citizen.


Applications must be submitted online and include the following:

*A personal statement responding to, “How has your community service impacted your career interests?”

*A current transcript.

*Two academic reference forms completed by professors. (For assistance on how to submit a reference form, please click the link below, then click the link at the bottom right of the page.)

For more information, contact Yves Pierre at ypierre@uncf.org


Kierra J. Smith
(305) 626-3786