Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Eligible Schools: UNCF Member Colleges and Universities (please check the website for the complete list) The Josepha and Sylvia Slifka Foundation, Inc. is a private family foundation based in New York, NY. The foundation supports the arts, higher education and Jewish causes. Historically, the foundation has supported UNCF in the form of unrestricted support. In 2007, the foundations board of directors decided to increase their support with a $1 million grant to establish the UNCF/Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foundation Scholarship Program. This four-year scholarship program offers Full tuition, room and board, fees and books to entering freshman at a UNCF member institution and will continue through the senior year. All applicants must be U.S. citizens, have a minimum 2.5 grade point average and a demonstrated need. Scholarship amounts will vary depending on tuition. Please check the website for the availability of this scholarship. 

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization United Negro College Fund
8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, VA 22031-8044

Contact Person:

Phone: Telephone: 1-800-331-2244