Awardees will be eligible to receive a need-based scholarship to a maximum of $2,640.00 for the 2021 - 2022 academic year.
Comerica Bank knows that it can only succeed if the communities the bank serves are economically healthy and viable. That is why the Comerica Charitable Foundation is dedicated to improving the communities that Comerica Bank serves. The Comerica Charitable Foundation recognizes the importance of supporting education and has identified this as one of its key giving priorities. Comerica's support of the UNCF scholarship program reflects its commitment to education. That commitment is based on a clear vision of being socially responsible and making a tangible difference in the communities Comerica serves.
Qualified applicants must be a permanent resident of one of the following market areas:
In addition, to be fully considered for this award, each candidate's application package must:
- Posses a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- Have a demonstrated unmet financial need as verified by their College or University
- Have a complete Student Application Form - with an essay describing career interests & a copy of a most recent official or unofficial transcript
- Have one letter of recommendation describing why candidate should receive this scholarship
Please also note, only students currently enrolled full-time at a 4-year college and majoring in Accounting, Business, Finance or other related disciplines are eligible for this scholarship.
Please Note the Following Guidelines on "How to Invite Reference/Recommender?"
One letter of recommendation is required for a complete application. The recommender must not be related to you. The recommendation form must be submitted before or by the deadline.
In order to give your recommender, the maximum amount of time to submit his/her recommendation, you should enter all information for your recommender (name and e-mail) as early as possible. This Application System will remind you to "Invite References" until your recommender has been invited. This generates an e-mail to your recommender notifying him/her of your application and request for his/her recommendation. For assistance with reference, please see the attached supporting document to the right.
For questions, please email Jeff Darden II.