Applications Being Accepted for Montgomery County UNCF Scholarship

The Montgomery County Board of County Commissioners is pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for the Montgomery County Scholarship through the United Negro College Fund. Please spread the word throughout the community to as many students in Montgomery County as possible. 

In 2016, the Montgomery County Board of County Commissioners, with the support of their employees, established the Montgomery County UNCF Scholarship Fund in an effort to ready our students for the future“Increasing the education of our future workforce is one of our paths to success for economic competitiveness within the region,” said Commissioner Dan Foley, President of the Montgomery County Commission.

Here is the link to apply:, click on the Montgomery County Scholars program link or you may click the Search for a Scholarship button.

Please remind students to complete the Montgomery County Scholars application for the best chance of success. Questions can be directed to Pia Holland at The more students we are able to help go to college, the more graduates we will have in the future! Michael Lomax, Ph.D., President, and CEO of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) stated, “The country needs college graduates to remain competitive in the global economy.”

The deadline for submission is April 7, 2017 11:59 PM EST.  We encourage students to complete and submit their application early.