This scholarship is for graduating seniors who attend a public high school in the 29-county western North Carolina region. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must plan to attend a two-year North Carolina college/university. In addition, students with permanent homes with the 29-county WNC region who attend the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the UNC School of the Arts High School, or a homeschool registered with the NC Department of Non-Public Education may apply if they will attend a North Carolina four-year college or university. Applicants will be evaluated on financial need, academic ability/achievement, good moral character, community service, extracurricular activities, and work experience.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.
Financial Need: Is this you?
Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
- High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
- North Carolina
Location: Is this you?
- Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery,Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cherokee, Clay, Cleveland, Gaston, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Jackson, Lincoln, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania,Watauga, Wilkes, or Yancey County
Must attend a two-year North Carolina college/university.