EXTENDED! UNCF/Koch Scholars Program

Get your completed applications in before midnight ET on June 17 to be considered for scholarship support up to $5,000 per year.

The UNCF/Koch Scholars Program (UKSP) is designed to teach students how to develop and apply an entrepreneurial mindset by exploring how the study of entrepreneurship, innovation and economics contribute to well-being for individuals, communities and societies.

Students who are competitively selected to participate in this program will receive:

  • Scholarship support of up to $5,000/year 
  • Exclusive access to an online learning community about entrepreneurship, innovation and economics
  • Mentoring opportunities and networking access

To apply for a UKSP Undergraduate Scholarship, an applicant must be:

  • African American
  • A high school senior applying to or admitted to an eligible four-year college or university OR a college freshman attending an eligible four-year college or university  
  • Cumulative 2.7 GPA or higher
  • A citizen or permanent resident of the United States
  • Interested in principled entrepreneurship, innovation and the economic way of thinking
  • Committed to participating in the online community
  • Committed to attending the all expenses-paid Annual Summit 

Interested students should check the list of eligible institutions here.

Close Date

EXTENDED to June 17, 2018 11:59 EST

Click here to applyvisit UNCF.org/kochscholars or contact kochscholars@uncf.org for more information.