Scholarship Information

UNC CHARLOTTE:

  • UNC Charlotte: Levine Scholarship:  You may self nominate or ask a counselor to nominate you.   The Levine Scholars Program takes the brightest, most capable students and gives them the tools, resources and environment they need to explore the world around them, engage deeply in their communities and excel across discipline. The four-year scholarship includes full tuition, room, board, a grant to implement a service project of the Scholar’s own design, and four summers of experiences that will develop leadership skills, social awareness and an international perspective. The total value of this four-year package is estimated at $105,000 for in-state students and $155,000 for out-of-state students. Deadline: Due October 8. 

UNC Central & NC A&T:

  • UNC Central and NC A&T - Cheatham-White Scholarship: You may self-nominate or Ask a counselor to nominate you.The Cheatham-White Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program for students attending North Carolina Central University and N. C. Agricultural and Technical State University beginning Fall 2018. This program was designed to provide an outstanding educational experience for exceptional scholars who have a wide range of interests, are proficient in both the arts and sciences, and demonstrate leadership potential and a strong commitment to service.  Cheatham-White is a fully funded four-year scholarship. The scholarship covers full tuition and fees, housing, meals, textbooks, a laptop, travel, and personal expenses. Each scholarship also provides four summers of fully funded enrichment and networking opportunities that may include international travel and study. Deadline for Nomination:  November 1, 2022

NC STATE UNIVERSITY:

  •  NCSU Park Scholarship: The Park Scholarship program provides a four-year scholarship to NC State University awarded on the basis of outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service, and character.
    • New for 2022-2023 - Students CAN self-nominate. 
    • To apply go HERE.
    • Deadline: November 1, 2022

DAVIDSON COLLEGE:

  • John M. Belk Scholarship - See your school counselor
  • Recognizes powerful students with demonstrated academic excellence, integrity, intellectual curiosity, willingness to take risks, and potential to be change agents in both their local and global communities.
  • Covers comprehensive cost (tuition, fees, room, and board) for four years, plus two special opportunity stipends ($3,000 each).
  • Review the Belk Scholarship brochure.
  • Pick up packet from Mrs. Beverly Jones 
  • Application for scholarship due to school Counselor by Nov 1, 2022.  

 

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LOCAL Scholarship Opportunities - Contact Mrs. Roberson @ [email protected] for more information

2022-2023

  • Foot Locker Scholar Athletes - The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities. Whether you are the lead scorer or the most spirited on the team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you have cultivated in the locker room and used them to create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.
    This should be opening soon, so register your email at this site to be notified when this application process opens.  
  • Jack Kent Cooke ScholarshipUp to $55,000 PER YEAR to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate school.  Ability to pursue any area of study.  Eligibility Requirements: Senior standing and plans to graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2023, Fall 2023 college enrollment, minimum, cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above and demonstrate an unmet financial need. Applicants with a family annual gross  income up to $95,000. Apply online in the Common App: Deadline November 17, 2022.
  • Carteret Health Care -Carteret Health is now offering two (2) scholarships. The F. Patrick Ausband Scholarship for Nursing and The Carteret Health Scholarship for Ancillary Services. Both can be found by clicking the link and both scholarships are OPEN NOW.  Links to apply can be found at the bottom fo the scholarship page. If you have any questions regarding these scholarships, please email [email protected] Application Deadline: March 1, 2023.

  • DAR Good Citizens: The Otway Burns Chapter is pleased to sponsor the DAR Good Citizens scholarship to an outstanding young person in the senior class who demonstrates qualities of a good citizen. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the applicatioin and information needed to apply. Deadline: November 1, 2022. 
    • Good Citizens Essay Contest: This scholarship is between $100 - $400 depending on how many students enter the contest. This Otway Burns Chapter winner will advance to the North Carolina State competition.
  • National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR): The North Carolina Society DAR is please to offer the following scholarship.
    • NCSDAR Cordon Street Endowment Gift Scholarship: For students entering or enrolled in academically accredited technical schools, community colleges, colleges, or universities. 2 students will be awarded $1,500 each. Mrs. Roberson has the application if you are interested. Deadline: An application packet is to be submitted to the State Chair of the NCSDAR Scholarship Committee by the postmarked deadline of January 31, 2023.
  • 2023 CCEC Foundation College Scholarship: One student each from East Carteret, West Carteret, Croatan and Havelock high schools will be selected to receive a scholarship. The scholarship program is open to students whose primary residence is on Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative’s lines. To qualify, the student must be a high school senior in the current graduating class and must be accepted at a 2-year community/technical college or 4-year college or university. Recipients are awarded up to $4,000 total; $500 each semester for eight semesters as long as the student maintains a 2.5 grade-point average (GPA).
  • ELIGIBILITY:
    1. The student’s primary residence must be on Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative (CCEC) lines.
    2. The student must be a high school senior in the current graduating class and must be accepted or applyingat an accredited 2-year community/technical college or 4-year college or university.
    3. The applicant cannot be a close relative of a CCEC employee or director. Close relative is defined as a
    person who is related by consanguinity or affinity, to the third degree or less. That includes a person who isa spouse, child, grandchild, great-grandchild, parent, grandparent, great-grandparent, brother, sister, aunt,uncle, nephew, niece, great-aunt, great-uncle, great-nephew or great-niece by blood or adoption; an in-law;or half or step relative of the employee or director. The completed application must be received by the cooperative later than 5 p.m. on March 1, 2023.
  • 2023 CCEC Foundation Community College Scholarship: The Carteret-Craven Electric Foundation Community College Scholarship is available forstudents who live on the Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative’s lines and are attending or planning to attend community college.  To be eligible, the applicant must live at a residence that is served by Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative.
    • The applicant cannot be a close relative of a Carteret-Craven Electric Cooperative
    employee or director - close relative being a spouse, child, grandchild, great-grand
    child, brother, sister, aunt, uncle, niece or nephew, by blood, by adoption, or in-law of
    the employee or director. The completed packet must be received by CCEC no later than 5 p.m. on April 28, 2023.
  • Roger Boston Scholarship -  $1,850Students are eligible to apply if they are attending or planning to attend a community college and are majoring in astronomy or computer science. To apply, write about your academic goals and how this scholarship will bring you one step closer to achieving them. Go online to this link to apply.  Due September 30, 2022
  • Heisman High School Scholarship - The Heisman Memorial Trophy is renowned for symbolizing the pursuit of excellence with integrity. This scholarship is for remarkable young leaders that set the example and make a game-changing difference every day, paving the way for greatness for everyone around them. Eligibility begins with maintaining a weighted GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. And applicants must participate or have participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one of the sports recognized by the International Olympic Committee in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Paralympic Games or the National Federation of State High School Associations. All directions to apply are located on the website. Your application must be completed and submitted by October 18, 2022 at 6pm Eastern Standard Time.

 

2021-2022

  • Chuck Lewis Athletic Scholarship - This scholarship is due to Mrs. Roberson by April 29, 2022. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, you are required to have: a 2.5 GPA, 85% attendance rate in class, (2) reference letters and one MUST come from a teacher, participate in (2) sports at ECHS, and you must write a letter indicating the importance of sports and education.  Please make sure everything in your packet is turned in at one time.  
  • Please click this LINK to see a Student Scholarships Page for NC Students. You will find a list of 15 scholarship programs available to NC students.  
  • East Carteret High School Athletic Booster Club Scholarship: The ECHS Booster Club, Inc will be awarding scholarships to two female and two male senior student athletes. Each scholarship will be worth $500. The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize athletic achievement, promote good sportsmanship, and encourage academic achievement.To be eligible, a graduating senior of ECHS must have participated and completed inter-school athletics for at least two full years to be eligible. The graduating senior must have participated in one sport during their senior year. Student must have at least a 2.3 unweighted GPA.The applicant shall have also been accepted to a recognized institution of higher learning. Deadline: Tuesday April 26, 2022 at 3pm.
  • Jarrod T. Styron Memorial Scholarship: To be determined based on the investment income from the Jarrod T. Styron Scholarship Fund as administered by the United Methodist Foundation, Inc. (2022-2023 award anticipated being $1,500.00). ELIGIBILITY: Recipient must be a graduate (or graduating in June 2022) from East Carteret High School. Recipient must be in the top 10% of his or her graduating class and must have been accepted by a four-year college or university. Recipient must be involved in extracurricular activities at school, i.e., drama, sports, band. Recipient must also be involved in civic and church activities. Please see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: Monday April 25, 2022.
  • The John Kirkman Honorary CTE Scholarship & The LeeAnn Tuttle-Thomas Memorial CTE Scholarship -The NC CTE Foundation is offering (2) scholarships for deserving CTE students in North Carolina. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, the student must be a CTE Concentrator, be a full-time student, have a minimum of a 3.0 unweighted GPA, and be accepted into an accredited college or university. Names will be submitted to the local public school unit by April 1, 2022. If chosen, the student will be asked to complete the online application to be sent to the state level. Local Deadline (To Mrs.Roberson): March 30, 2022 / State Deadline April 15, 2022.
  • TransImpact College Scholarship – The charitable arm of TransImpact, LLC, is excited to announce its decision to award 14 Scholarships to local 2022 high school graduating classes! Eligible senior applicants may be offered one of the following tiers of payouts: 2 awards of $3,000 each; 2 awards of $2,000 each; or 10 awards of $1,000. That is a total of $20,000, being paid out to 14 deserving students! Selection will be made by the IMPACT1 Scholarship Committee, based on each applicant’s ability to demonstrate their embodiment of TransImpact’s Core Values: Integrity, Work Ethic, Passion, Professionalism, and Perfection. Mrs. Roberson has already emailed the application to you. Deadline Monday April 18, 2022 @ 12pm.
  • The Professor Ernst I. Schürer Citizens for Diversity in Education - The Carteret County organization Citizens for Diversity in Education is offering a $1,000 scholarship in honor of Professor Ernst I. Schurer, who passed away in December 2021, to a graduating high school senior of color who has been accepted to college. The scholarship will be offered annually. Mrs. Roberson has the application.  Deadline April 29, 2022.
  • Beaufort Ole Towne Rotary Scholarship (Local) – Applications must be mailed. Click here to access the application or come see Mrs. Roberson for a copy. Deadline April 13, 2022.
  • Women of the Moose – Newport Women of the Moose, Chapter #2060 is offering two $500.00 scholarships to the Class of 2022. This is for any graduating senior pursuing an undergraduate degree in the education, medical, pharmaceutical, veterinarian, or dental field. See Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline April 30, 2022.
  • William E. Smith, Jr. Memorial Scholarship - $1,000 scholarship to be used for educational purposes at a 4-year college or university or community college in NC. See Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline April 15, 2022.
  • The Thomas Holmes Carrow Scholarship - Students – please check your emails! A google form needs to be completed by you to verify eligibility. The recipients of this award must be accepted for admission at one of the 16 constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina and enroll as a full-time undergraduate in a degree granting program for the fall of 2022.
  • Nancy Duffy Russell Education Scholarship -The Nancy Duffy Russell Scholarship is for a student residing in Carteret County, North Carolina who is seeking an undergraduate degree in Education.  The scholarship will be awarded in four (4) equal payments as long as the student maintains a 3.0 average or better. The money comes from a trust and is based on financial need. Deadline May 2, 2022.
  • Janice Beam Scholarship - The Janice Beam Scholarship is open to any student of First Baptist Church pursuing post-graduate studies at any level. Please see Mrs. Roberson for the application packet. Deadline May 2, 2022.

  • The choice for consideration will be made in the following order of preference:
  • Applicants from members of First Baptist Church.
  • Any applicant currently enrolled in high school who has applied for or has been accepted for admission to an accredited college.
  • Any applicant currently not enrolled in high school, but one who is either currently enrolled in an accredited college or one who has applied for and been accepted for admission to an accredited college.
  • Consideration will be given to the financial need of the applicant.
  • The recipient of the scholarship may attend the college of his/her choice.
  • The scholarship money will be sent directly to the school and will not be given to the student personally.
  • Scholarships are awarded for one year only, but the applicant may reapply the following year.

 

  • John Tillery Scholarship - The John Tillery Scholarship is open to anyone in need who wishes to go to college, including but not limited to high school seniors. Please see Mrs. Roberson for the application packet. Deadline May 2, 2022.

  • The choice for consideration will be made in the following order of preference:
  • A member of the John Tillery family.
  • Applicants from members of either First Baptist Church or St. Luke’s Church, the home church of John Tillery.
  • Any applicant currently enrolled in high school who has applied for or has been accepted for admission to an accredited college.
  • Any applicant currently not enrolled in high school, but one who is either currently enrolled in an accredited college or one who has applied for and been accepted for admission to an accredited college.
  • Consideration will be given to the financial need of the applicant.
  • The recipient of the scholarship may attend the college of his/her choice.
  • The scholarship money will be sent directly to the school and will not be given to the student personally.
  • Scholarships are awarded for one year only but the applicant may reapply the following year.

 

  • David A. Wheatly Scholarship: One scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to an ECHS senior that plans on pursuing vocational certifications and entering the workforce in Carteret County. Please see Mrs. Roberson for details on applying. Deadline April 4, 2022. 
  • Colonel Jerry Marvel Scholarship 2022: One scholarship to one graduating senior per school, in the amount of $1,000 each. Eligibility: Graduating senior from Carteret, Craven and Pamlico counties. Must have been accepted by or applied to an accredited educational institution. If you have already received a full scholarship to any educational institution, you are ineligible for this scholarship. Students that are related to a Purple Heart recipient will get priority in selection. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: March 31, 2022.
  • "No Sweat" Scholarship: The Cirkled In “No Sweat” Scholarship is a $2500 CASH scholarship you can use for any educational purpose, from books to summer camp. In just two steps, you’re in! Apply by signing-up for a Cirkled In account and then complete your portfolio. This is a quarterly scholarship of $2,500 that is super easy to apply with NO GPA requirements, NO minimum income requirements, and NO ESSAY TO WRITE. Deadline: March 31, 2022.
  • Brad Sneeden Marine Science Academy Scholarship- A college scholarship in the amount of $1,000 is being offered to a previous attendee of the Brad Sneeden Marine Science Academy who is a current high school senior. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: March 16, 2022.
  • Carteret County NAACP Scholarship – This $500 scholarship will be awarded to deserving senior from any of the high schools in Carteret County. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline April 15, 2022.
  • The Claire Martin Combs Memorial Scholarship: One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an African American female that has overcome a circumstance that ordinarily would be a deterrent to pursuing a college education as documented in an essay. The student must be active in community, church, or other civic organizations. She must be accepted to or enrolled in an accredited university or community college and be able to provide a letter of acceptance or verification of enrollment. Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 with transcripts included. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: April 15, 2022.
  • Jamal Jones Memorial Sickle Cell Scholarship: This scholarship was re-named in honor of Jamal Jones who passed away in 2021 and was the inspiration for the scholarship 5 years ago. This scholarship targets individuals with Sickle Cell who plan to pursue post-secondary education. Please come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: April 15, 2022.
  • Taylor Health Care Scholarship 2022 - The Taylor Foundation was established by the Taylor brothers of Sea Level - D.E., William, Alfred, Leslie and their father Maltby Taylor in 1952. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist East Carteret High School Students in their pursuit of medical related careers, especially students that want to serve Carteret County.  The scholarship is $500 – 1,500.  Please come see Mrs. Roberson for the application.  Deadline: April 4, 2022
  • East Carteret Alumni Memorial Scholarship - This scholarship fund was created by donations from faculty and staff and donations from past classes in memory of a lost East Carteret High School class member. This is a $500 scholarship to a deserving student to help further their educational experience. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: March 15, 2022.
  • Eastern Carteret FFA Alumni - This is a $250 scholarship to a deserving FFA member who plans to further their education in an agriculture related field. Come see Mrs. Roberson for the application. Deadline: March 15, 2022.

  • Carteret County Retired School Personnel Scholarship Endowment Scholarship Criteria: Graduating senior from a Carteret County public high school with a minimum 2.5 GPA who serves as a positive role model for other students, has applied for admission to an accredited two- or four-year college or university as a full-time student, and plans to pursue a degree in education. Deadline April 1, 2022
  • Geraldine Mayo Beveridge Scholarship Endowment: Graduating senior from a Carteret County public high school with a minimum 2.5 GPA who serves as a positive role model for other students, has applied for admission to an accredited two- or four-year college or university as a full-time student, and plans to pursue a degree in education to become a certified teacher of vocational education in fields such as business, agriculture, industrial arts, family and consumer education or health occupation education. Deadline April 1, 2022
  • Carteret County Association of Home Builders Murdoch Scholarship: Graduating seniors (who receive first priority) or graduates of high schools located in Carteret County who are full-time students of an accredited technical school, college or university in the US with course work leading to an associate's or bachelor's degree in the construction trade or related subjects. Students must have academic-technical merit with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and financial need. Deadline April 1, 2022
  • NCHSAA Scholarships- NCHSAA Scholarships list of student athlete scholarships through the NC High School Association of Athletes Foundation. Varying values from $500-$2,000. Applications Open September 1, 2021. Deadlines 2/8/22 – 4/5/22
  • Joseph H. Tallman Scholarships in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering: Graduate from a public high school in Carteret County with a 3.0 or higher unweighted GPA who is a US citizen and has resided in Carteret County full-time for at least the past 12 months, who is enrolling full-time in an accredited four-year college or university seeking a bachelor's degree in either mechanical engineering or electrical engineering, and who demonstrates involvement in extracurricular activities and exhibits good moral character. **PLEASE NOTE: Although students should use the North Carolina Community Foundation's common application form, this scholarship requires three specific reference letters - (1) one from a math or physics teacher, (2) one from a teacher or school administrator, and (3) one from a non-family member in the community. Furthermore, the required essay should be no more than two pages and describe (1) why you have chosen a career in engineering, (2) what qualities you possess that would enable you to succeed in the engineering field, and (3) how you foresee utilizing your degree to make a difference in your selected field of interest. Deadline March 19, 2022.
  • V. J. "Puck" & Pearl O'Neal Scholarship Fund: Permanent, full-time resident of Carteret County who was born in Carteret County and graduated from a Carteret County high school or received a high school equivalency certificate; who is pursuing a degree at an institution of higher learning in either (1) marine science or (2) Christian studies with the purpose of entering seminary to be ordained as a clergy person. Considerations in the selection of the recipient will be academic achievement, community involvement, leadership and moral character. Note: Applicants must submit a copy of their birth certificate in order to verify birth in Carteret County. Deadline March 25, 2022.
  • Russell Lewis Memorial Scholarship: The goal of the scholarship is to provide a $4,000 scholarship to an East or West Carteret student who is enrolled to attend UNC-Chapel Hill in the upcoming fall semester. The ultimate goal is to reach a funding level where the scholarship is endowed, therefore, it would continue to be awarded in perpetuity. Come see Mrs. Roberson (Room 200) for the application.  Deadline April 15, 2022.
    • Played at least 3 years of softball with the Down East Girls Softball League
    • Has and is still playing East Carteret High School softball
    • Exhibited a strong academic performance throughout her years of high school
    • Is planning to continue their education after graduation

Click link to apply and see what is required. Deadline April 15, 2022.

  • 2022 Big Rock Teaching Fellows Scholarship Information - The Carteret County Education Foundation is pleased to offer, through the generosity of the Big Rock Foundation, the 2022 Big Rock Teaching Fellows Scholarship. The Foundation will consider awarding one scholarship each year to one student graduating from each high school operated by the Carteret County Public School System. Support is in the form of educational loan scholarships granted to selected graduates of any of the high schools operated by the Carteret County Public School System. The purpose of the Program is to recruit, prepare, and support graduating high school seniors to attend college or university for preparation as highly effective teachers in the Carteret County Public School System. Come see  or email Mrs. Roberson for the application! Deadline: March 15, 2022.
  • Buster Bynum Scholarship – Scholarship for children of active public school transportation employees. One $2000 scholarship will be awarded to a deserving high school student in North Carolina to further his or her education.  Scholarship packets must be complete (including all required documents) and turned in to the transportation director by April 23, 2022 and the local selection must be forwarded to [email protected] by May 2, 2022.

  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society Scholarship 2022 - Delta Kappa Gamma Society promotes the professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education. Delta Kappa Gamma is offering a scholarship of $500 to a female senior who will be attending college in the fall of 2022 and who is planning on majoring in education. Come to Mrs. Roberson’s room, room 200, to get an application.Deadline: March 29, 2022.

 

  • Golden Leaf Foundation Scholarship - The Golden LEAF Scholarship application for the 2022-2023 academic year is now available at CFNC.org. A total of 215 awards will be offered to students entering college for the first time this coming fall from qualifying rural and economically distressed or tobacco-dependent counties. The awards are valued at $14,000 ($3,500 per year for up to four years) for North Carolina high school students attending a participating North Carolina college or university. North Carolina community college transfer students can receive $3,500 per year for up to three years. Deadline: March 1, 2022
  • Emerald Isle Fishing Tournament Scholarship – Students interested in pursing further education at a 2 or 4 year accredited college or university. They must have an expressed interest in some aspect of Marine or Coastal Science or Engineering, by planning to major in marine biology, ecology, oceanography, fisheries, biology, geology, environmental science, climate change, marine policy, ocean engineering, ship-building, or chemistry or physics of the ocean. The award: $3,000 paid directly to the recipient’s college or university. Deadline: April 18, 2022.
  • Gloucester Community Center has 3 Scholarships to offer deserving students of East Carteret High School valued at $1000 each. Deadline: April 8, 2022. Mrs. Roberson has the applications!  
  • The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation Application for the 2022-23 academic year opened January 1, 2022 with a deadline of March 1, 2022. The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to eligible children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen, Chaplains, and Religious Program Specialists. Our scholarships are for military children pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school—whether that be at a trade school, career training program, community college, or four-year university. All applicants must meet our eligibility requirements, which can be found at www.mcsf.org/eligibility. To apply, visit www.mcsf.org/apply.
  • Coastal Environmental Partnership Scholarship – This is designed to award a $1,000 scholarship to one high school senior in each of our partnership counties. Applicants must pursue a degree in an environmental field and enter college in the 2022-2023 school year. Deadline to apply is March 5, 2022. Please see Mrs. Roberson in Room 200 if you are interested.

  • Carteret Craven Electric Co-Op Scholarship - CCEC will award five scholarships, valued at $4,000 each. The scholarship program is open to students whose primary residence is on the co-op’s lines. To qualify, the student must be a high school senior in the current graduating class and must be accepted at a 4-year college or university OR 2-year community/technical college. Applications are due March 1. For more information and an application, visit www.ccemc.com/Scholarships.

  • 2021 SECU Foundation People Helping People Scholarship–Come see Mrs. Roberson or email her for the application!

    The SECU Foundation People Helping People 4-year scholarship valued at $10,000 is payable at $1,250 per semester, for a total of eight consecutive semesters.  Recipients must be enrolled full-time for the entire eight consecutive semesters at one of the 16 universities in the UNC system. Recipients must continue as a full-time student in good standing.

  • SECU Eligibility Criteria

  • SECU Scholarship Flyer

  • SECU Scholarship FAQs

  • If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, please come see Mrs. Roberson in Room 200!!  

The North Carolina Coastal Federation is pleased to announce the 2022 Coastal Stewardship Award, providing $1,000 to three graduating high school seniors with outstanding dedication to our coastal environment.  Deadline: Applications must be received by 11:59pm on February 13th. The award decision will be announced in April.

  • The BBB Educational Foundation of Eastern North Carolina is now accepting applications for its annual scholarships.  This year BBB Education Foundation of Eastern NC is offering 8 scholarships totaling $15,000.  In addition to five scholarships for $1,000 each, there are also individual scholarships in the amounts of five thousand dollars, three thousand dollars and two thousand dollars.
  • The Eunice Riggins Memorial Scholarship is open to any young woman who is currently graduating from an accredited public high school in North Carolina that follows the NC Standard Course of Study and who expects to enroll in a four-year college or university in North Carolina next fall. Specific eligibility requirements are: Academic rank in top 10% of class, Minimum SAT score of 1220 or ACT composite score of 25, good character and participation in extracurricular activities (school and community). Financial need is not the primary consideration. The application deadline for all of this scholarship is March 1, 2022.
  • The Mary Rose Mills-Linda Rankin Memorial Scholarship is open to any student who is currently graduating from an accredited public high school in North Carolina that follows the NC Standard Course of Study and who expects to enroll in a four-year college or university next fall. Specific eligibility requirements are: Academic rank in top 10% of class, Minimum SAT score of 1290 or ACT composite score of 27, good character and participation in extracurricular activities (school and community). Financial need is not the primary consideration. The application deadline for all of this scholarship is March 1, 2022.
  • The Clare Johnson Marley-Mary Earle Berger Fine Arts Scholarship is open to any student who is currently graduating from an accredited public high school in North Carolina that follows the NC Standard Course of Study and who expects to enroll in a four-year college or university next fall, and who is declaring his/her major in an area of the fine arts. Specific eligibility requirements are: Academic rank in top 20% of class, Minimum SAT score of 1220 or ACT composite score of 25, good character and participation in extracurricular activities (school and community). Financial need is not the primary consideration. (Samples of talent are required to be submitted with the application.) The application deadline for all of this scholarship is March 1, 2022.
  • Florence Kidder Memorial ScholarshipThe National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of North Carolina will award scholarships of first place - $3,000, second place - $1,000, third place - $800 and three fourth places - $400 to North Carolina high school seniors, to be used at any North Carolina college or university. The recipients will be selected on the basis of the merit of an essay on the assigned topic, plus character and scholastic record and need. When clicking on the scholarship application, check “Proceed to Online Application." All documents should be uploaded within the application link and all questions should be answered. Due February 6, 2022

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