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North Carolina Education Lottery Scholarship (ELS)

College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC)

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for residents of North Carolina. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be admitted, enrolled, and classified as undergraduate students in matriculated status in a degree, certificate, or diploma program at an eligible North Carolina institution (UNC campuses and NC Community College campuses). Applicants must enroll for at least six credit hours per semester in a curriculum program and meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements of the institution. Eligibility is determined based on the same criteria as the Federal Pell Grant with one exception; students not eligible for the Federal Pell Grant with an estimated family contribution of $5,000 or less will be eligible for an Education Lottery Scholarship. Students who have earned a previous bachelor's degree are ineligible.

How easy is it to apply?


This scholarship's application process shouldn't take more than an hour or so.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Award Range: $100 - $3,100


Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • North Carolina
More Requirements:
    Must attend an eligible North Carolina institution.

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    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is August 31, 2015

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