The UNCF Rising Stars is a scholarship opportunity for current sophomores who will be juniors in the fall 2014, and who are enrolled at any of the 37 UNCF member colleges or universities. The scholarship program provides a total award of $25,000 over 2 years ($12,500/for the junior and senior academic year) commencing in the fall 2014 and an opportunity to be highlighted on the UNCF An Evening of Stars® television broadcast.
All awardees must attend the taping of the 2014 UNCF An Evening of Stars® television broadcast on Sunday, April 6th, at the Atlanta Civic Center. Travel arrangements will be provided.
The scholarship application opens January 3, 2014 and the deadline is January 31, 2014. To apply, click on the blue 'Rising Star' graphic below.
Eligible students must meet the following criteria:
Rising Stars Applicants: