UNCF Merck Scholarships 2012

2012 Undergraduate Research Scholarships in UNCF Merck

United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation offered Undergraduate Research Scholarship in Biological, Chemical or Engineering Science for African American in USA ( 2012 ).

Study Subject ( s ) : Biological, Chemical or Engineering Science.
Course Level : Undergraduate Research.
Scholarship Provider : United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation.
UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship can be taken at : USA.

Eligibility for UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarships 2012 :

To be considered for the UNCF Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship awards an applicant must be :

  • African – American ( Black ).
  • Enrolled full time in a four – year College or University in the United States.
  • A Junior who will be a degree candidate in the ( 2012 – 2013 ) Academic Year.
  • A Life or Physical Sciences or Engineering major.
  • Physical sciences majors must have completed two semesters of organic chemistry by the end of the ( 2011 – 2012 ) Academic Year. First Professional Degree ( Pharm.D., D.V.M., D.D.S, etc ) majors are not eligible.
  • A student with a minimum GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale Committed to the ten to ( 12 ) week summer Internships at a Merck facility.
  • A citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship Open for International Students :

  • No, United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Research Scholarship is not available for International Students.

UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship Description :

  • The United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship awards are intended to encourage the interest of African – American Undergraduate students in furthering their Science Education and Pursuing Biological, Chemical or Engineering Science careers by providing tuition support and opportunities for Research and Engineering experience in a state of the art Industrial Laboratory.
  • At least ( 15 ) United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship awards will be made in ( 2012 ).
  • Each Undergraduate Research Scholarship award is up to a maximum of $30,000 that consists of a United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Science Research scholarship award of up to $25,000 and a summer Research Internship Stipend of at least $5,000.
  • For Administrative purposes, UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research scholarship portion of the awards will be sent directly to the United Negro College Institutions of the award recipients.
  • As the United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Science Research scholarship award is intended to support the award recipients tuition, room and board and billable fees, no part of the award may be used for indirect costs.
  • UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship awards are not transferable and may not be used at United Negro College Institutions Abroad. United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Research Scholarship awards will be distributed for a 1st September, 2012 ( Start date ).

UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship Application Form 2012 :

  • United Negro College Fund and the Merck Company Foundation Undergraduate Research Scholarships should be applied by Online.

UNCF Merck Undergraduate Research Scholarship Application Deadline : 1st December, 2011.