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The Elmer Gentry Technology Scholarship is available to high school seniors who will maintain full time status at a nationally accredited post-secondary four- year institution with a major in an area of technology including computers, IT, engineering, and other related areas. The scholarship minimum is $500.00.
Application packets must be emailed no later than April 15th
Application Packet Must Include The Following:
The application deadline is April 15, 2017. The application must be postmarked by April 13, 2017 to be eligible. Materials should be mailed to:
7409 Falls of Neuse Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
Interviews with the finalists may be scheduled if needed.
The Iota Iota Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc Scholarship Program is available to high school students who will maintain full time status at a nationally accredited, post-secondary four-year institution beginning in the fall of the year. Applicants must meet all of the eligibility requirements and deadlines to qualify. Scholarship awards should be applied toward tuition, room, board and books and range from $1,000 to $4,000.
The application packets must be emailed or postmarked no later than April 15th.
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The Fort Bragg Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) again has college scholarships it will award. The total scholarship fund for 2017 is estimated at $12,000. Scholarships will be awarded to the most deserving applicants based on:
The application must submit by April 14, 2017.
To be eligible for a scholarship the applicant must meet the following requirements within an engineering, architectural, or construction management curriculum:
After selections have been made, winning individuals will be contacted by the Scholarship Committee. The winners will be presented their scholarship checks at the June 27, 2017 membership luncheon meeting of the Fort Bragg SAME Post.
The Payback Motorcycle Club, Inc is represented by members in Alamance, Durham, Franklin, Halifax, Northampton, and Wake Counties. Our mission is to give back to our communities. We are sponsoring our annual essay/scholarship contest and will be awarding four $250.00 scholarships.
This scholarship is for eligible American American male seniors planning to pursue a post-secondary education. The winner can use their scholarship to provide funding for any of their college/university needs. More than one student from the same school can apply for this scholarship. The application process includes submitting:
Applications must be postmarked by Friday, April 14th.
Send completed application and materials to:
Jackson Brown, Jr.
Payback Motorcycle Club Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 236
Littleton, NC 27850
The Genworth Veterans Scholarship provides a financial education award to the child of a current or former member of the U.S. Military. Genworth will award three $1,000 non-renewable scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded to students who have exemplified excellence through their school work and community service. This scholarship is intended to highlight the achievements of excellent students and to honor the service of veterans in our community. Students will be rewarded for their leadership as shown through their values and actions both in the classroom and in their service to others.
All 5 components must be included in the application to be considered for the review process;
Submit Your Application Electronically or by Mail
The Rotary Club of the Capital City is pleased to announce that it will again be awarding the Robert N. Styres Scholarship this year. It is given to a Wake County public high school graduate who has been accepted to a four-year college/university or a two-year community college. Please refer to the following link to receive additional information regarding the Robert N. Styres Scholarship: www.raleighrotary.com/new-page-1/
The value of the scholarship is $4,000 award per year, granted $2,000 per semester. The scholarship is renewable, as long as the student is enrolled full-time and is making satisfactory academic progress, not to exceed eight (8) consecutive semesters for a total award of $16,000.
While academic achievement is important, the Scholarship is not necessarily intended for the young man or woman with the highest grade point average. Rather, we try to select a person with good to average grades who is a hard worker and who may have overcome some adversity along the way.
We are seeking one nominated student from each public high school in Wake County. Please complete the following Google Form for consideration for this scholarship:
The selected student will need to complete the application form and a statement for the Rotary Club Scholarship Committee.
Complete the consideration form by Thursday, April 13th.
The local Beta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa is offering one or more scholarships of at least $2,000 to a Wake County Public School System senior who plans to enter the field of education.
Applications must be sent to:
Bettie Martin, Scholarship Committee Co-Chairman
107 Wilcrest Drive
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Applicants should return the completed application packet by April 10th. Recipients will be notified by May 3rd.
We are again pleased to announce the "All Ways A Scholar" Scholarship in partnership with the Perlman Foundation. Youth (rising seniors) participants can receive up to $2500 to pay for expenses while attending a 2 or 4 year college.
Scholarships recipients may receive funds for:
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If applicant is given a scholarship they will be flown to CA to receive their scholarship and meet the Leadership of the Perlman Foundation!
The Wake County Extension and Community Association will present the Maude P. McInnes Extension and Community Educational Fund $500.00 Scholarship to a graduating high school senior.
The following criteria will be used to select the award winner.
The applicant must complete the attached application and include the following:
Deadline: April 7, 2017
A committee of non-partisan judges will determine the top three applicants and they will be notified by April 13, 2017.
Attendance is mandatory for an interview to be scheduled the week of April 23, 2017 in Raleigh.
The completed application, transcript, letter of acceptance and three letters of recommendation should be submitted to:
Wake County Extension and Community Association Scholarship Committee,
Attn: Gina Garcia-somuk,
4001 E Carya Drive -
Raleigh NC 27610.
The Phebe Harlan Emmons Grant-in-Aid of $1,000 is a gift from the Gamma Eta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. This Grant-in-Aid is given in memory of Gamma Eta Chapter member, Phebe Harlan Emmons, a Kinston native who was active in her community, the state, and who was the only member to date to serve as President of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. She was a key woman educator, dedicated to all facets of education and the educator’s arena, always making a difference in every area.
Eligibility: A Wake County female high school senior with good scholastic and leadership records is eligible for the scholarship. The student selected to receive the scholarship must be accepted to Bennett College for Woman before the scholarship is actually awarded.
Procedure: A student must submit a formal application to be considered for the $2000 Scholarship to Bennett College for Women in Greensboro, NC. One thousand dollars will be paid the first semester and one thousand will be paid the second semester the student is enrolled if a minimum 2.0 GPA is obtained and a transcript is submitted to the chapter after completion of the 1st semester at Bennett College.
For questions please contact:
Dr. Keisha Brown-(919) 274-0466; firstname.lastname@example.org or
Mail or email completed application to:
Raleigh Area Chapter
Bennett College for Women
Dr. Keisha Brown
5404 Glass Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27616
SCHOLARSHIP SELECTION CRITERIA AWARD:
A student will receive $1,000.00 for the academic year ($500.00 per semester) for undergraduate study.
Raleigh-Wake Chapter of WSSU National Alumni Association
Attn: Monica Money
P.O. Box 24826
Raleigh, NC 27611
DEADLINE: APRIL 1ST Deadline for submission is April 1st with the award to be announced by April 30th NOTE: Applications postmarked after the April 1st deadline will not be considered.
The WCPSS Future Teachers program was started in 2015 to recruit and develop WCPSS’ internal student talent. Future Teacher participants are WCPSS high school graduates who intend to pursue careers in education and who plan to commit to teaching with WCPSS for 3 years upon completion of their teacher preparation programs.
Future Teachers participants will receive:
Deadline: Applications must be emailed by 5:00PM on Friday, March 31, 2017. (Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.)
The Achievement Scholarship Fund for Refugees and Immigrants in Wake County will provide financial awards for refugee and immigrant high school graduates who reside in Wake County to continue their education in a post-secondary setting. The goal is to support these students on a pathway to finding meaningful employment and becoming contributory members of their communities and adopted country.
Scholarships will range from $1,000 to $4,000 per year, for up to four years and can be used at any accredited public, private, technical college or university in the state of North Carolina. A minimum of four awards will be made each year.
Fall semester high school graduates, please contact the Foundation if you would like to apply.
This scholarship is not available for students planning to enroll part-time or at for-profit or online institutions. There are no restrictions on area of study.
Deadline: March 31st
Application link here: http://trianglecf.org/award/achievement-scholarship-for-refugees-and-immigrants-of-wake-county/
The NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL UNIVERSITY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, INC. offers several “NATIONAL ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIPS” to students at North Carolina Central University. These scholarships vary in amount and may be renewable annually for up to four years.
Recipients of these awards are designated as National Alumni Scholars. Only those who have at least:
The deadline for receiving all application materials and renewal applications is March 15th (postmarked).
The program by the Assistance League of the Triangle focuses on providing scholarships, on a need basis, to deserving students throughout the Triangle area. Scholarships are awarded for work leading to a certificate program, associates degree, or an initial bachelors degree.
Scholarships are available for high school seniors.
Scholarship listing available here: http://altriangle.org/philanthropic-programs/scholarship/
- 2.5 GPA or higher
- Financial need
- Resident of Wake, Orange or Durham counties
- Must be for postsecondary education in a NC institution (certificate program, associates or bachelors)
Deadline: March 1, 2017
The Woman’s Club of Raleigh is pleased to announce a cash award that will recognize young women who are in their senior year of high school. The Woman’s Club of Raleigh is pleased to announce a cash award that will recognize young women who are in their senior year of high school.
Each of the students selected will be recognized for her achievement and her impact/legacy in the designated area of work in one of seven Community Service Programs (CSP) of The Woman’s Club of Raleigh:
The seven honorees will receive a cash award in the amount of $1000 each at the Raleigh Young Women of Achievement Banquet to be held at The Woman’s Club of Raleigh on Friday, March 31, 2017, at 6:00 p.m.
Deadline: February 17, 2017
The NC Foundation for Soil and Water Conservation’s Scholarship Program was established to increase the number of qualified people committed to working in the field of natural resource management that directly support the mission of local Soil and Water Conservation Districts. Scholarship recipients will be students who are currently pursuing or have firm plans to pursue a college course of study leading to a degree in natural resource management or other closely related fields. The Foundation’s scholarship program is funded by generous donations of the Bowman family.
Current applications can be downloaded from the Foundation’s website www.ncsoilwater.org
Additional questions should be directed to Michelle Lovejoy, Executive Director, at email@example.com
The North Carolina Hispanic College Fund (NCHCF) is announcing an open call to all Latino students to submit an application by January 15, 2017, for the 2017-2018 School Year scholarship awards cycle.
The NCHCF awards annual scholarships worth between $500 and $2,500. Scholarship recipients are seniors and recent graduates of North Carolina high schools who are of Hispanic/Latino background. Recipients of a NCHCF scholarship must enroll in a degree program at a community college or a 2 or 4 year college/university and demonstrate commitment to public service and community development.
Visit the NCHCF web site for more information, here: http://thencshp.org/
Soroptimist was founded in 1921 and is an international volunteer organization for women. The word means 'best for women' and our mission is to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and around the world. The Raleigh Club was chartered in 1987.
The VRA recognizes young women between 14-17 who volunteer to make the community and the world a better place. This is not an academic award, but looking for strong volunteerism and leadership.
The winner receives $750 and her organization receives $250. Our winner advances to the Regional level with the possibility of winning another $500 along with her organization
Download the application below. Materials should be mailed to the address listed on the application.
Deadline: January 15, 2017
The AXA Achievement Scholarship offers college scholarships of $2,500, $10,000 and $25,000 to high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their activities in school, the community or the workplace. Scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: ambition and drive; determination to set and reach goals; respect for self, family and community; ability to succeed in college. The scholarship is sponsored by the AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US.
The 2017 program will be accepting applications from September 1, 2016 until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2016, whichever comes first. Your application MUST be one of the first 10,000 submitted electronically by the deadline date. Apply early!
The program is administered by Scholarship America, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals.
More information available here: https://www.scholarsapply.org/axa-achievement/
BBB Torch Scholarships recognize students who personify high ethical standards as demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity, and academic history.Torch Scholarships are given to college-bound high school juniors, seniors, and college undergraduates who reside or attend school within BBB of Eastern North Carolina's 33-county service area. Scholarship prizes totaling $15,000 will be awarded.
Fall 2016 Torch Scholarships Awards:
To be eligible, students must submit essay of 1,000 words or less, along with an application, transcript and a letter of recommendation from a BBB Accredited Business. Completed application packets are due by 5 p.m., November 30, 2016.
This scholarship program was created in 1995 to recognize students in middle level and high school grades who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service. These prestigious awards, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), are presented annually on the local, state and national levels.
Interested students should submit completed applications to their school, or the head of one of the following local organizations: a Girl Scout council, county 4-H organization, American Red Cross chapter, YMCA, or affiliate of HandsOn Network. Applications and their parents or guardians also must complete the applications form's signature page.
Completed applications are due no later than November 8, 2016.
"Nuestra Juventud," Univision 40's Scholarship Program recognizes the academic achievements and leadership qualities among Hispanic High School Seniors (12th grade) in the WUVC-Univision 40 viewing area.
Eligiblity:Candidates must be entering the 12th grade, must be applying to a college/university in the fall of 2017 and must be of Hispanic descent.
Criteria: The winners will be chosen based on Leadership, Academic Achievement, Hardship and Character.
Application process: Candidates must submit a copy of the school transcripts; a completed application; answers to the questions below (max. three pages may be used to answer the questions) and a clear picture, all in one packet.
Scholarship Award: $1,000. All scholarship awards will be sent directly to the college/university. Failure to enroll in the Fall 2017 will result in forfeiture of the scholarship.
Deadline: November 7th
Note: Faxed or emailed applications and transcripts will NOT be considered
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