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July and August Scholarships

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July 12, 2021

July and August Scholarships

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Helen Price & Richard Cox Memorial Scholarship


This scholarship opportunity is open to undergraduate freshman and sophomore students enrolled at any UNCF member institution or other accredited four-year HBCU. Applicants must write a 1 page essay, submit a transcript, and one letter of recommendation. Open to all majors.

Amount Awarded: $1,760

Deadline: July 19th

Dolphin Galleries Scholarship


Applicants must be attending or planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or university during the 2021-2022 academic year. Applicants should put together a selection of their best 5 works with a 100-word description of each, that relate to the expression of culture in the modern age. Must be planning/pursuing an arts related major or minor

Amount Awarded: $1000

Deadline: July 20th

Jerome O. Fjeld Yearly Scholarship Program


Anyone who is 18 or older and enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher is invited to apply. Open to all majors.

Amount Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: July 29th

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program


Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field (Life Science, Medical Science, Health Science) and Enrolled or accepted enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma - any level of education above high school) No GPA requirement

Amount Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: July 29


Elite Lawyer Scholarship


Open to all majors. Must be enrolled for the fall. Minimum 3.0 GPA In order to be considered, you must submit either a 500-word essay or a 2-minute video presentation

Amount Awarded: $500

Deadline: August 1 Scholarship Program


Our mission at is to support life science research and help advance our understanding of biology and the causes of disease. Applicants must be in life sciences.

Amount Awarded: $2,000

Deadline: August 1st

Net GeekPro Scholarship


Applicants must major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Information Technology, or a mixed disciplinary major. Write a 5000-word essay explaining how you want to use your area of study to impact the world.

Amount Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: August 3rd

Quilt Scholarship Program


Quilt Endowed Scholarship Program was developed  by Bowie and Helen Duncan in partnership with UNCF to provide a one-time, need-based  scholarship to students who are pursuing a major in the field of education.

Amount Awarded: varies

Deadline: August 16th

Abactus Scholarship


The Abacus Scholarship sweepstakes recognizes the intrinsic value of every student journey, wherever it shall lead. The Abacus Scholarship is open to all students enrolled in any institution of higher education.

Amount Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: August 20th

Achieve Today Scholarship


Submit a video or audio of three to five minutes OR submit an essay of no fewer than 800 words on personal development or high performance. Open to all majors.

Amount Awarded: $1,000

Deadline: August 31st