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Scholarship Opportunity Through Exelon

Exelon is offering scholarships through their HBCU Corporate Scholars Program for Illinois students pursuing a degree at an accredited HBCU. The deadline to apply is November 12.

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In partnership with Exelon Business Services Company, LLC (“Exelon”), the program supports African American students attending HBCUs by providing four years of scholarship assistance, summer internship opportunities, and early-career readiness support to prepare for rewarding careers at Exelon and within the energy industry.

 Program Support

*Exelon internship readiness support

*Academic and Professional Development support

*Exelon professional development guidance and support

Program Components

-Opportunity to apply for Exelon Summer Internships

**Up to $25,000 initial need-based scholarship. Renewable for 3 years up to $100,000.00

-Selected Interns attend UNCF Student Leadership Conference

Eligibility Requirements

-Be a citizen, national, permanent resident or designated DACA (“Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”)

recipient of the U.S.

-Possess a minimum cumulative high school grade point average of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale.

-Be currently enrolled as a college freshman attending a four-year, accredited, historically black college

or university (“HBCU”)

-Be enrolled full-time as a freshman (at time of application) at any accredited HBCU

-Be Pell grant eligible and have demonstrated financial need as determined by the college/university

of enrollment.

-Be pursuing any of the following majors:

Business Administration, Business Management, Business Related, Engineering, Finance Information

Technology or Supply Chain Management and Logistics

-Be an Exelon utility customer located in any of the following targeted markets:

Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, or Pennsylvania

Application Requirements

  •         -Complete and submit the online application – click the apply button above to begin
  •         -Complete the essay – Career Goal Statement
  •         -Upload your final high school transcript
  •         -Upload your resume
  •         -Upload your most recent FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR)
  •         -Upload Exelon Certification – Found under supporting documents to bottom right of this page.

For information contact Crystal Terry – crystal.terry@uncf.org