• October Scholarships (Listed in order of DUE DATE)

    Click on the link to access the website for online scholarships or visit guidance for those that require a paper application.


    College Board Opportunity Scholarhsips - ongoing


    4 - Golden Door Scholars 

    • 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


    - Cheatham-White Scholarship at NC A&T or NC Central University

    • 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.


    8- AES Scholarship

    • $500
    • Must submit an essay


    15 - Thomas Wolfe Scholarship

    • 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.


    19Heisman High School Scholarship 

    • Must participate in a sport listed
    • Due by 6 PM


    21 Wilson College of Textiles Scholarship at NC State

    • North Carolina and select high schools 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.


    31 -  Coca-Cola Scholarship

    • 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 a 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