Top Scholarships and Financial Aid Programs For Students, Teachers and Parents

Top Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students, Parents and Teachers

Michael Jackson UNCF Scholarship

Michael Jackson Scholarship

The Michael Jackson scholarship provides financial assistance to communication arts and social science students attending a UNCF college/university during the upcoming academic year. High School seniors must be planning to matriculate at a UNCF member school in the fall. Proof of acceptance will be required.

Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship will provide an award up to $5,000 depending on the financial need of the student as verified by the attending University or College.

In order to have a completed application package, candidates must include a completed application profile, an essay (prompt and instructions located within the appropriate section of the application), and a transcript (unofficial accepted).

All application materials must be submitted by the deadline for full consideration. All previous recipients of this award must apply for reconsideration.

Thirty-seven historically black colleges and universities belong to the UNCF network of member. institutions. UNCF provides these colleges and universities with a range of support including operating resources and financial assistance.

The deadline for this scholarship is usually in JUNE of each year, and the award amount is usually $5,000.

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