Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
43
Days
April 6 2019
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Description

The Beverly J. Gilliam Scholarship for Foreign Study offers financial assistance up to $6,500 to students who are accepted into recognized summer study abroad programs. The scholarship's goals are to help students obtain international experiences that will allow them to become better world citizens and successfully compete in the global job market. This program will allow UNCF students to experience diverse cultures and participate within challenging overseas' academic environments. The applicants must be enrolled at one of the UNCF's member institutions as a sophomore or junior and have a minimum 2.7 GPA.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted to survivors or dependents of people who died, are missing or were disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black students

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact William Dunham

William.dunham@uncf.org