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Catherine W. Pierce Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Catherine W. Pierce scholarship was established to support students who are majoring in disciplines within the Arts and/or History. Mrs. Pierce had a great interest in helping deserving students pursue the fields of Art or History. The award amount is up to $5,000.

To be eligible for this scholarship students must:

- Be enrolled full-time at a U.S. accredited 4 year institution
- Have at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- Be pursuing a degree in an Art or History discipline (see eligible majors)

To complete this application you will need:

- To write an essay
- To provide an unofficial transcript

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
MINIMUM GPA: 2.5
ETHNICITIES: African American/Black, American Indian - Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, Hispanic American, Caucasian
RESIDENCY STATUS: U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident
COLLEGES / UNIVERSITIES
4-Year Colleges
ACADEMIC CLASSIFICATION
College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, Master’s Student

MAJORS
African American Studies, American Studies, Anthropology, Art, Business, Creative Design, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Culinary, Design, Economics, English, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts, History, Hospitality Management, Humanities, Illustration, Industrial Design, International Studies, Journalism, Labor Studies, Mass Media Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Photography/Video, Political Science, Pre-Law, Public Administration, Public Administration, Public Health, Public Policy, Public Relations, Religion, Social Sciences, Social Work, Spanish, Theater Arts/Drama, Theology, TV Production, Urban Planning/Studies, Visual Arts, Vocal Performance, Women’s Studies

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type:

Num Awards: 7

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 5,000

Deadline: 2017-12-31

Website: https://scholarships.uncf.org

Sponsoring Organization United Negro College Fund, Inc.
1805 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Contact Person:

Phone: (800) 331-2244 / 202-810-0258

Fax:

Web: https://scholarships.uncf.org

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