Northwest Indiana Scholarship Program

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Organization is pleased to announce the Northwest Indiana Scholarship Program. The program fund is donated by Northwest Indiana UNCF Inter-Alumni Council.The program is open to all high school senior, a college freshman, a college sophomore, a college junior in Northwest region of Indiana. The UNCF’s mission is to build a robust and nationally-recognized pipeline of under-represented students. The program provides up to $5,000 award amount to a deserving student.

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is the nation’s largest and most effective minority education organization. UNCF envisions a nation where all Americans have equal access to a college education that prepares them for rich intellectual lives, competitive and fulfilling careers, engaged citizenship and service to their nation.


  • The applicant must have minimum GPA 2.5
  • The applicant must ethnicities- African-American/Black
  • The applicant must be U.S. citizen, U.S. national or have permanent resident
  • The applicant must be high school senior, college freshman, college sophomore, college junior
  • Students who have received this scholarship in the past must re-apply for consideration.
  • Students who are permanent residents of Lake, LaPorte and Porter Counties are eligible for this scholarship.

How to Apply:

To apply for the program, the applicant can sing up through the given link:

Supporting Documents:

Completed application that includes the following:

Northwest Indiana Scholarship Program

Financial Aid and Award Money:

Northwest Indiana Scholarship Program provides up to $5,000 need-based scholarship awards to selected applicants from Northwest region of Indiana.

Application Deadline:

The application deadline is May 31, 2017, 11:59 PM EST.

Link for More Information:

Contact information:

If you have any question, contact to Kenya Gray at

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