College Scholarships for North Carolina

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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000 plus iPad
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Crumley Roberts, Attorneys at Law

    2400 Freeman Mill Road
    Suite 200
    Greensboro, NC 27406
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must plan to attend four-year colleges or universities. Transcripts, three recommendation letters, applications and essays are required. Winners also receive iPads. No phone calls, please.
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Deadline
February 19
Amount
$2,500
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,250
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Dixie Boys Baseball
    P.O. Box 8263
    Dothan, AL 36304
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$2,000
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    North Carolina Federation of Republican Women
    Joyce Glass, Chairman
    4413 Driftwood Drive
    Clemmons, NC 27012
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current college students planning to enter the field of education. The scholarship committee is especially interested in students who want to go into the fields of child guidance and counseling to make a difference in the lives of North Carolina children. Applicants must include an essay addressing their reasons for applying, career goals, plans for teaching in North Carolina, a description of their financial situation, why they should receive the scholarship and information on their personal values.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$1,300
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Duke Energy Corporation
    P.O. Box 1090
    Charlotte, NC 28201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 18 years old, be high school graduates and hold a valid driver's license. They must be attending or planning to attend a North Carolina community or technical college and must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an associate's degree program in electric power production technology, electrical-electronics technology or industrial systems technology. They must have a proven interest in pursuing a career in power plant operations. Preference will be given to applicants having a GPA of 3.2 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 2
Amount
$500-$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, either at the undergraduate level or as a North Carolina teacher seeking training, and must be training to work with special needs children up to the age of 21 in an educational setting. They must agree to teach at a North Carolina public school for at least one year after graduation.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Novice Class or higher. Students may be pursuing a bachelor's degree in any field of engineering. They must be residents of one of the following states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland or Tennessee. Preference will be given to students with financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to $750 per semester
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of one of the 73 eligible counties and meet specific income requirements as evidenced by FAFSA information (for curriculum students) or the federal TRIO formula (for occupational education students). Degree-seeking students must be enrolled at least half-time.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
Up to $20,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Triangle Community Foundation
    324 Blackwell Street
    Suite 1220
    Durham, NC 27701
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have held this status for at least one year, and they must be residents of Durham, Orange or Wake County who have lived there for at least one year. They must be enrolled at or planning to enroll at a North Carolina community college or public university. They must be eligible for in-state tuition. Only those who have overcome significant adversity should apply. Selection is based on the applicant's desire for self-improvement and potential for success.
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Deadline
November 30
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
    1411 W. 190th Street
    Suite 325
    Los Angeles, CA 90248
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents and full-time undergraduate students. They must be attending an accredited, four-year postsecondary institution located in the U.S. or Puerto Rico. They must reside in or attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, DC or West Virginia. They must be sophomores who are enrolled in a degree program in liberal arts, law or business and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
January 21
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Center for Scholarship Administration
    Wachovia Accounts
    4320-G Wade Hampton Boulevard
    Taylors, SC 29687
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Polk, Swain or Transylvania County, North Carolina. They must possess musical talent, attend an accredited conservatory or other institution with a recognized music department and have financial need. All applicants must be interviewed and present a performance.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 15
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Jimmy Rane Foundation
    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to $5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Kids' Chance of North Carolina Inc.
    P.O. Box 470426
    Charlotte, NC 28247-0426
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be students between the ages of 16 and 25 whose parents were killed or injured as a result of a compensable work-related injury or illness. The parent's death or injury must have resulted in a major decrease in family income.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 24
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo LLP
    1211 East Morehead Street
    Charlotte, NC 28204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who live in one of the following North Carolina or South Carolina counties: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson, Cumberland, York, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro or Dillon. They must be accepted at or planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must submit a written or recorded presentation on the dangers of drunk driving along with their applications. Selection is based on academic achievement, standardized test scores, extracurricular activities and presentation.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or Puerto Rico.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
January 1
Amount
$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.
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Deadline
June 11
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
June 15
Amount
$500
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Deadline
February 9
Amount
Up to $1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    North Carolina 4-H Youth Development
    Shannon MCCollum, Extension 4-H Associate
    NCSU, Box 7606
    512 Brickhaven Drive Suite 230
    Raleigh, NC 27695
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolling as undergraduates at a four-year North Carolina college or university or a junior or community college in the state, provided the program of study is transferable to a four-year college. Students must also have a strong record of 4-H Club participation, have an excellent high school academic record and show an aptitude for college work through SAT scores. An application form, transcript, photo page and two recommendation letters are required.For some of the awards, financial need is necessary. Some awards have geographic restrictions to regions of the state while others are for a degree program or a specific college or university. Some scholarships are renewable.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be children of a North Carolina police officer who was killed or permanently disabled while on duty and must be enrolled or accepted to an institution approved by the scholarship committee. They must also apply before their 27th birthday and demonstrate financial need and merit.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be North Carolina residents, demonstrate financial need and attend a North Carolina community college for at least six credit hours per semester. Selection is based on financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$100-$3,400
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled for at least six credit hours per semester in an undergraduate degree-seeking program at an eligible North Carolina institution and meet satisfactory academic progress requirements. Students who meet the same criteria as the Federal Pell Grant and those with an Estimated Family Contribution of $5,000 or less are eligible for the scholarship.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$500-$18,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of North Carolina
    4 N. Blount Street
    P.O. Box 26657
    Raleigh, NC 27611
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.
  • Description
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000
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Deadline
August 15
Amount
Up to $3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Winston-Salem Foundation
    860 West Fifth Street
    Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of North Carolina. They must be studying a subject in the field of allied health at an accredited postsecondary institution and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. They must be seeking a first-time certificate, diploma, associate's degree or bachelor's degree. Master's degree holders are ineligible. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin counties. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$1,000-$3,750
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    North Carolina Farm Bureau
    P.O. Box 27766
    Raleigh, NC 27611
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be North Carolina students who are pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree in an agriculture-related subject. They must be planning to pursue a career in agriculture and demonstrate leadership ability and financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who are the family members of Farm Bureau members. Selection is based on academic merit, character, stated career goals and financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to full tuition
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Deadline
February 21
Amount
$1,000-$4,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Foundation for the Carolinas
    217 South Tryon Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time graduate students or rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors. They must have completed science, business or engineering coursework that is related to plastics and must be interested in the plastics industry. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Varies
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be North Carolina residents who are enrolled in an undergraduate program at an approved North Carolina private postsecondary institution and have unmet financial need. They must not be enrolled in a program that is designed primarily to prepare students for religious vocations. Licensure students may also apply if they have a bachelor's degree and are enrolled in undergraduate classes in a licensure program for teachers or nurses.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$700
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Foundation of North Carolina
    P.O. Box 41966
    Raleigh, NC 27629
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Successful applicants must be North Carolina residents enrolled full-time at a state college or university. Study programs cannot be in preparation for a religious career. Students must demonstrate financial need and maintain adequate academic progress.
  • Description
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attending school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$500-$4,200
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