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Foundation scholarships make pursuing an education affordable for many and enable Wake Tech to attract and retain talented students. Scholarships may be earmarked to assist diploma, certificate, or associate degree students in any curriculum program; and may be based on financial need or academic merit according to donor preference. Donors may establish an endowment or fund a scholarship annually to acknowledge student needs or accomplishments, honor or memorialize someone, or create a corporate presence at Wake Tech.
Applications for 2019-2020 scholarship awards will be accepted between March 1st and April 30th!
Full list of scholarship opportunities is available: https://waketech.academicworks.com/
Need Money for School for the upcoming Academic Year?
Apply for a JELF Interest-Free Loan for Higher Education Beginning March 1!
Applications for interest-free loans for higher education (college, graduate school and vocational programs) are available to Jewish students in your area for the 2017-2018 school year from JELF (Jewish Educational Loan Fund).
From March 1 – April 30 (and from September 1 – September 30), the loan application is available on JELF’s website at jelf.org.
JELF loans are need-based and offer “last-dollar” financing, meaning that JELF provides the final dollars that bridge the gap between a student’s total financial resources and the cost of attending school.
To qualify, applicants must be:
Holt Brothers and Wake Tech Community College announce the Holt Brothers VMCCA Endowed Scholarship. Established in 2016, the Holt Brothers VMCCA Endowed Scholarship supports minority students who successfully complete their studies at the Vernon Malone College and Career Academy and wish to matriculate to Wake Tech to pursue additional studies. This scholarship is awarded with respect to both financial need and academic performance.
Award: $1,000 total, paid directly to Wake Tech CC at the beginning of the Summer or Fall semester.
For questions, please see Ms. Beaudry.
Please review all eligibility requirements attached!
S&ME Inc. and Wake Tech Community College announce the S&ME VMCCA Endowed Scholarship. These scholarships, named for S&ME Inc., will be used for students who successfully complete their studies at the Vernon Malone Academy and wish to matriculate to Wake Tech to pursue additional studies.
Need based with respect to merit in the Applied Engineering and Technologies disciplines.
There will be two scholarship recipient presented with a onetime award of $1,750. Please see application for full guidelines and criteria.
The family of Vernon Malone, noted educator and namesake of our school, would like to present an educational scholarship to a graduating senior of Vernon Malone College & Career Academy. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance towards books, tuition, and/or fees to a graduate planning to further his/her education at Wake Technical Community College.
Scholar Award Requirements:
Any student wishing to apply for this scholarship must meet all of the following criteria:
Students should submit Wake Tech acceptance letters to Student Services before submitting an application.
Deadline: Friday May 10th by 2:30PM
The Fort Bragg Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) again has college scholarships it will award. The total scholarship fund for 2020 is estimated at $7,500.00. Scholarships
will be awarded to the most deserving applicants based on academic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities, and their desire to pursue an engineering-based degree in college.
The amount of the scholarship award will be based on the merits of the applicant. All awards are one-time awards. Past winners, and past applicants that met the eligibility requirements are welcome to apply again for the scholarship.
The applicant must submit a completed application (via email) by April 18, 2020. To be eligible for a scholarship the applicant must meet the following requirements within an engineering,
architectural, or construction management curriculum:
During the spring of each year, the Raleigh Engineers Club (REC) awards one scholarship to a Wake County HS Senior that has been accepted into the College of Engineering at NC State University and planning to attend the fall semester. The total scholarship award is valued at one semester of tuition at the in-state rate. The winner will be determined by a committee of REC members and based on all parts of the application and other supporting information.
All application materials are available to download below. Materials must be received by 5pm on April 17th via email!
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The Robert N. Styres Scholarship is awarded annually to a Wake County Public High School graduate to attend a college, university or community college of the student's choice, and is renewable for 4 years.
While academic achievement is important, the Scholarship is not necessarily intended for the young man or woman with the highest grade point average, rather, for a student with good to average grades who is a hard worker and who may have overcome some adversity along the way.
Submit your request for consideration here: https://goo.gl/forms/PRE8aBVLIy9wkyI02
One student will be selected as the VMCCA nominee, and asked to complete the nomination packet and supplemental materials.
Receive up to $2,500 to pursue a career or technical certificate/degree
Application available: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/
Each year the State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC) Scholarship Foundation, Inc. offers academic scholarships to the dependents of SEANC members.
Only SEANC members in good standing, their spouses and/or dependent child(ren) are eligible to receive scholarships. Membership in teachers’ organizations or the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) does not constitute eligibility for a SEANC Foundation Scholarship.
Click on the links below to view each scholarship application:
More information: https://www.seanc.org/scholarship
All applications must be postmarked by April 15.
If you have a student who is interested in applying for a scholarship, but whose parent is not a member of SEANC, please direct them to www.seanc.org to join. The parent must be a state or local government employee or retired state employee to join. Membership dues must be paid current prior to April 15.
Financial need applicants must include a copy of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Student Aid Report (SAR) Summary without an asterisk.
The student must be enrolled as a full-time student for the upcoming school year.
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 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. Checks will be mailed from Iota Iota Chapter Office and made payable to the individual student.
For application materials: https://iotaiota.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Iota-Iota-Scholarship-Application-rev-16.pdf
Christ Saves Hearts Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce our 3rd CSH Annual Scholarship Program for High School Seniors and College Freshman in the Triangle area of the following counties - Durham, Chatham, Johnston, Orange, and Wake. We are looking for minority high school seniors and college freshman who have been impacted with heart/ cardiovascular disease rather directly or indirectly with an immediate family member.
Please pass the information on to your community, students, schools, staff/ administration, family, friends, network, churches, local businesses and other various organizations.
All winners will be announced at our 2019 Scholarship Gala on Saturday, May 18th, 2019. Please save the date and visit our website to get updated information.
The Future Educator Scholarship is open to any student who will graduate from an accredited high school in Wake County, who expects to enroll in an institution of higher education next fall with a degree in education, and who meets the eligibility requirements. This scholarship is a one-time (non-renewable) scholarship in the amount of five hundred dollars ($500). The Future Educator Scholarship is sponsored by the Alpha Theta Chapter of the North Carolina Alpha Delta Kappa, an international sorority for women educators. **All application materials must be received by April 1, 2020! If you have questions, please send an email to email@example.com. *
Complete Application here:
The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Wake Chapter has established a $500 scholarship to be awarded to a Wake County Public School System senior with a hearing loss who is pursuing a degree at an accredited university, college or community college.
Applicants must have a moderate hearing loss or more and wear a hearing aid(s) and/or cochlear implant(s). Financial need is not a consideration. The scholarship is a one-time award.
The mission of HLAA is to open the world of communication to people with hearing loss by providing information, education, support and advocacy. HLAA is the nation’s leading organization representing people with hearing loss, as well as their families and friends. The volunteers participating in HLAA’s nationwide network of state associations and local chapters are dedicated to the welfare and interests of those who cannot hear well but are committed to participating in the hearing world.
The Chapter awards two (2) $1,000 scholarships annually to honor and continue the legacy of former chapter members. Each recipient will receive a one-time award for the academic year ($500.00 per semester) for undergraduate study. Scholarship recipients must have:
Applications are available on the web at www.raleighwakewssunaa.org
DEADLINE April 1 st each year
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