UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Friday, January 8, 2016

Awarded By

United Negro College Fund

Award Amount

Each award will consist of a tuition scholarship of up to $25,000 and a Summer Research Internship with a stipend of $5,000 or more, if eligible. One internship will take place during the summer following the junior year and the other following graduation. The 10- to 12-week summer internship will take place at a Merck facility.


15 awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

The application deadline has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to be the same as last year. The date shown here is tentative based on last year’s deadline date. Please check back i ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.