October Scholarships (Listed in order of DUE DATE)
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College Board Opportunity Scholarhsips - ongoing
- Applicants must have DACA, TPS or be undocumented, meaning currently not have lawful status in the US
- Applicants must not be eligible for in-state tuition or federal funding
- 28 ACT or 1280 SAT required test optional for Fall 2022 applicants
- 4.0 or higher weighted GPA
- Show exceptional qualities of character and leadership
- Be significantly involved in extracurricular activities
- Demonstrate a strong commitment to service
- See Mrs. Dove if you meet the criteria and would like to be nominated for additional instructions. Each school can nominate two students.
- Must submit an essay
- Must complete application for admission to UNC Chapel Hill by October 15
- Must complete Thomas Wolfe application by November 15
- Must be a student writer with plans to attend UNC-CH
****Take note! Work on your admission application to ECU for this opportunity-
Apply to ECU with a 3.5 or higher GPA by Oct. 18 to receive an invitation to apply to their honors college. Each honors college student will receive a scholarship.
- Must participate in a sport listed
- Due by 6 PM
- North Carolina and select high school across the country are solicited for endorsements each year.
- Must have an interest in a Wilson College of Textiles degree
- If you would like to be nominated, let Mrs. Dove know by October 21.
- Deadline to apply is October 31
- Valued at $20,000
- Applicants must be:
- Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States (or select DoD schools)
- US Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolees
- Anticipating completion of high school diploma at the time of application
- Planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
- Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA at the end of their junior year of high school