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The State Employees' Credit Union established the "People Helping People" scholarship program to assist North Carolina public high school students attend college. The State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) Foundation takes an active role in assisting communities across North Carolina and truly belives in "people helping people."
Preference given to:
Scholarship recipients may not be a director, employee, or family member of a director or employee of SECU or the SECU Foundation, or a family member of a member of the scholarship selection committee.
Please complete the following Scholarship Consideration Form: goo.gl/forms/tx1zTAd2f4v02pf73
Students desiring to be considered for a Florence Kidder Memorial Scholarship must have the following material completed and postmarked or uploaded online by 11:59pm on deadline.
1. A completed application, answering all questions.
2. A separate listing of extracurricular activities, honors, community work and work experience.
3. A current photograph.
4. An unofficial transcript of grades, including first semester senior courses if possible and current GPA.
5. A letter of recommendation from one of the student’s teachers (scanned and in pdf format if done online).
6. Original essay of 500 to 700 words on this year’s topic (see attachments)
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of merit of the individual essay (75%), scholarship and character (20%), and need (5%).
More information: www.ncdames.org/florence-kidder-memorial-scholarship
Submit application online, or if mailing: application with all supporting documents must be postmarked no later than deadline and mailed to 545 Hertford Street, Raleigh, NC 27609.
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The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year, merit scholarship that may be used by recipients for undergraduate study at any accredited college or university in the United States.
For application information: https://coolidgescholars.org/apply/
In mid-December, the Goodnight Scholars Program will issue approximately 700-800 invitations to apply to prospective first-year NC State students who have applied for fall 2019 admission. This invitation gives each student access to the Goodnight Scholars Program online application. The invitation is sent to the email address listed on the student’s general NC State application. The application is accessible via Pack ASSIST.
To receive an automatic invitation to apply, a student must:
Additional criteria may be used to address critical needs in STEM and STEM education fields and encourage diversity and inclusion per the University’s strategic plan.
Prospective NC State students who wish to be considered for an invitation to apply may nominate themselves for consideration. This form also allows students to share unique academic and/or financial circumstances that they feel may cause them to be overlooked for an invitation to apply to our Program. The self-nomination form for the Class of 2023 will open on November 1st.
Lenoir-Rhyne University is pleased to announce the fifth year of the LR Teaching Scholars scholarship program. We are currently recruiting exemplary high school seniors to receive this prestigious scholarship and develop the skills to become effective teacher leaders for our public schools.
Priority consideration will be given to students applying by January. However, we strongly encourage students to apply immediately as spaces for this scholarship program are limited. High School seniors should apply at edu.lr.edu/teachingscholars.
This program provides scholarships of $5,500 per year for four years for incoming freshmen. These scholarships are awarded in addition to other methods of grant and aid for which students are eligible.
Scholars are selected on the basis of:
Priority consideration will be given to students competing at the University’s invitation-only Scholarship Day and to applications received by January 10th. However, applications will continue to be accepted beyond this date until all spaces are filled.
At Huggable, we know that being a new mother isn’t a walk in the park. For the Huggable Supermom Scholarship, we focus on supporting single moms, children of single moms, or people whose lives have been impacted in positive ways by single moms. Put simply, the Huggable Supermom Scholarship is a student scholarship designed to support single mothers and those who support them and benefit from their love.
With this program, our mission is to make things a little easier for single mothers and their loved ones. We’re giving scholarship winners $2,000 (for college winners) or $1,000 (for high school winner) to cover their costs as they pursue their degrees, as well as a year of free high-quality, organic baby formula from Huggable. Not a mother right now? No problem—we make it easy for you to defer your year of free formula until you're ready, or to donate it to a friend or loved on who is ready now.
The Huggable Supermom Scholarship will be awarded to one college winner and one high school winner every 6 months. The application and selection timeline is as follows:
First Application Cycle Timeline
- Application deadline: June 30th
- Interviews with finalists: July
- First winner announced: July 31st
Second Application Cycle Timeline
- Application deadline: December 31st
- Interviews with finalists: January
- First winner announced: January 31st
To apply: https://huggable.com/pages/scholarships
Each year, the Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh awards a one-time scholarship in honor of Sallie Southall Cotten, a founder of the North Carolina Federation of Women’s Clubs.
For 2019 – 2020, the scholarship amount is: $2,500.
The scholarship is open to all high school seniors from any Wake County high school. Applicants must attend a college or university in North Carolina in order to receive the scholarship.
Members of our Club’s Education Community Service Program will review all applications received and select a group of finalists to interview. One winner will be awarded the Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh’s Sallie Southall Cotten Scholarship.
Our Club’s scholarship recipient will compete at the District VI scholarship competition. The recipient is expected to attend the GFWC-NC District VI Arts Festival to be interviewed by a panel of judges and possibly win additional scholarship monies of $1,000 (Club Year 2019 – 2020). The District VI Arts Festival for Club Year 2019 – 2020 is Saturday, February 15, 2020, 8am – 12pm at First Baptist Church Raleigh, 99 N Salisbury St. Raleigh, NC 27603.
The winner from each District in North Carolina goes on to compete for the State Scholarship of $12,000 which consists of $3,000 per year for four years!
The rules and requirements are available here: http://jwcraleigh.org/our-community/scholarships/sallie-southall-cotten-scholarship/
AED Superstore is a nationwide distributor of automated external defibrillators and related accessories dedicated to increasing awareness and education around CPR and AEDs. AED Superstore is located in northern Wisconsin and operates under Allied 100, LLC. AED Superstore is offering a bi-annual scholarship of $1,000 to eligible students.
Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) occurring out of hospital claims over 350,000 lives each year, but still, many people are unaware of the dangers of this condition. Here are six other facts about SCA and automated external defibrillators (AEDs) you might not be aware of:
Your video or essay submission must include the following to be considered:
More information available here: www.aedsuperstore.com/scholarship.html
All students who wish to be considered for the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program are strongly encouraged to complete the online application. While all students who apply to Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill are automatically considered for merit scholarships, completing the Robertson online application is the only way to ensure that the student’s materials will be reviewed by a selection committee.
Apply here: https://robertsonscholars.org/
The Creative Writing Program and the Department of English of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are pleased to announce the Thomas Wolfe Scholarship, which offers full four-year financial support to one incoming freshman per year.
The Thomas Wolfe Scholarship's level of support is comparable to that of the University's well-known Morehead Scholarships. Whereas the Morehead Scholarship places broad emphasis on a candidate's exemplary leadership, community service, academic excellence, and physical vigor, the Thomas Wolfe Scholarship seeks to identify and reward students with exceptionally focused literary ability and promise.
For more information:
The College of Textiles at North Carolina State University is now accepting endorsements for our Centennial Scholarship program, one of the largest college-based scholarship programs at NC State. Please endorse your best and brightest students for this dynamic scholarship opportunity by November 15.
The Centennial Scholarship program is designed for students who are interested in career fields such as engineering, business management, design, chemistry, polymers, forensics, medical fields, fashion merchandising and retail management.
Competitive applicants demonstrate high academic achievement, strong leadership qualities, involvement in extracurricular activities and civic engagement and an interest in textile-related careers. For scholarship consideration, students must submit a NC State admissions application by the October 15 deadline.
The Lowell Bryan Scholarships are offered to two scholar-athletes (one woman and one man) in each entering class and valued at $35,000 annually.
Bryan Scholars are chosen on the basis of academic and personal excellence and potential for impact in their sport in Davidson’s NCAA Division I athletic program.
Finalists will participate in selection interviews on campus.
If you are interested in this nomination, please speak with your Counselor.
Finalists will be contacted for interview dates.
Questions regarding the application may be directed to Charles Dunn (919) 621-2669 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
KWF Alumnae was chartered in 1996, thanks to the efforts of phenomenal women who saw the need to empower the citizens in Northeast Raleigh and rural areas of Wake County. Because of these hard-working women, the membership has grown expeditiously to 180 members.
The alumnae of the Knighdale-Wake Forest Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. offer the following scholarships to eligible students (click on the Scholarship Title for link to application):
Click the title of the scholarship to visit the application page. For more information on KWF Scholarships, visit: http://kwfalumnae-dst.org/kwf-scholarships/
The Sigma Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is committed to the development of America's youth. In addition to engaging in mentoring, education, health & wellness and economic development programs, we feel it is important to aid in developing talented young Americans in pursuit of higher education. Through gifts provided by our community donors and the contributions from members of Sigma Tau Omega, we are pleased to announce the availability of seven (7) $2,500 scholarships and two (2) $1,000 scholarships!
This application is intended for recipients who meet the following criteria:
The Shirley Franklin Tyree Memorial Scholarship is awarded in the amount of $2,500 to a student who meets the following criteria:
Applications for both scholarships here: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScAfHMF-4DRW6xPaWps9zzW-fCpZaiV0MHJ8-qGJfDMv8NxFA/viewform
Pupusas for Education is a non-profit committed to supporting undocumented students pursuing higher education. Through last dollar scholarships, we hope to support undocumented students through the financial barriers that exist which impede them from attending college. We aim to address the opportunity gap undocumented students may experience through providing mentorship, financial aid and guidance so they can successfully complete college.
Our scholarship will be awarded annually to two high school seniors who will graduate in the spring semester and plan to enroll in a 2-year or 4-year institution in the fall. The recipients of the scholarship will receive $1,000 per year for the duration of their program (contingent upon meeting yearly eligibility requirements).
You can learn more about our organization at pupusas4education.com
We are thankful for the financial support we receive from So Good Pupusas, our partner for-profit company. You can learn more about them at www.sogoodpupusas.com
Complete application form here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSewzDiQCh1eR9BMqSurCsn4rwqLTJFUBok7r2iXdsDsXwCHvg/viewform
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) is the nation’s leading provider of scholarships and services designed to give Latino students full access to the opportunity a college education can provide. Founded in 1975, we have awarded over $588 million in scholarships. Scholarships range from $500 to $5,000, and Finalists who do not received financial awards nevertheless qualify to be HSF Scholars and have access to our full range of Scholar Support Services, such as leadership development, mentoring, and career services that include recruitment for internships and job opportunities.
This could be the opportunity of a lifetime! To get started today, visit HSF.net and create your MyHSF profile. Doing so will enable you to fill out a scholarship application and learn more about what we have to offer.
More information: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship
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 http://ncsoilwater.org/programs/cic-scholarship/
Additional questions should be directed to Michelle Lovejoy, Executive Director, at email@example.com
The Odyssey Program, which is part of the Center for Access and Success, is a highly selective, merit-based program consisting of talented individuals who are academically strong, civically engaged, action-oriented leaders in their communities, who will benefit from an Elon education and demonstrate high financial need.
Are you the ideal student? If so, we invite you to apply to this program ready to make a difference, not only within the Elon community but in the broader community as a student and after you graduate. Students selected for the program are recipients of a number of prestigious, endowed scholarships.
Previous students in the Odyssey Program have included students who:
For more information: lwww.elon.edu/e/admissions/undergraduate/financial-aid/odyssey-program.html
Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.
Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program and receive ongoing leadership-development support.
To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
Opportunity for 11th graders!
Wake Electric is sponsoring a one-week, all expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. for the 2019 Youth Tour running from June 15 – 21, 2019. Winners must go on the Washington Trip to be eligible for the $1,000 scholarship.
Winners also receive a $1,000 scholarship for use at a North Carolina college or university, community college, vocational or technical school.
The Trip: Students who attend the Youth Tour will join 1,500 high school students from across the U.S. to learn about electric cooperatives, American history, and the U.S. government. Students will also visit the historic sites and federal facilities of the nation’s capital, as well as spend time with their congressional delegations.
The Scholarship: The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded the following year upon proof of enrollment in a North Carolina college or university.
The deadline to apply is December 12, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. The application must be in our office by the deadline. Applicants will be notified of their status in mid-January, 2019.
To download an application for the 2019 Youth Tour click on this link, 2019 Youth Tour Application. For exciting details on the Youth Tour and what you can expect, visit www.youthtour.coop.
Youth Tourist winners from across North Carolina will also be eligible to apply for and win one of three annual scholarships:
Golden Door scholarship recipients receive up to four-year tuition and room & board scholarships to DACA and TPS students from tuition lock-out states all over the country!
Scholarship recipients will receive funding to cover up to full tuition, room and board for a four-year degree at Golden Door partner schools, beginning Fall semester, 2018. Students who have applied to or are interested in other colleges should also apply. We will support students at other schools on a case-by-case basis.
Please review the important information below prior to submitting your Golden Door Scholars application.
For application: http://www.goldendoorscholars.org/app/open
THE BELK SCHOLARSHIP
The John M. Belk Scholarship, Davidson’s flagship merit program, covers the comprehensive costs of attending Davidson (room, board, tuition and fees) – valued at over $65,000.
Belk Scholars are game changers – recognized for outstanding intellectual ability, leadership skill, commitment to service, personal vigor, and potential for impact.
If you are interested in the VMCCA nomination for this scholarship, please speak with your Counselor.
Established in 2017 by the Brown Family, The Raleigh-Wake Chapter of the NCCU Alumni Association honors the legacy of Muriel Brown, a retired WCPSS teacher in Early Childhood Education, NCCU alumni, and Raleigh-Wake Alumni Chapter Member.
Scholarship is renewable annually as long as the recipient maintains a GPA of 3.0 or above and remained enrolled as a student at NCCU.
Deadline: April 16
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