• January Scholarships

     

    1 - UNC Greensboro Teacher Education Fellows

    • Deadline to apply to UNCG and scholarship is Jan.1
    • Desire to be a teacher
    • $20,000
    • 3.8 or higher weighted GPA required
    • 1100 SAT (verbal/math) or 24 ACT required

     

    5 - GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship 

    • demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;
    • demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);
    • be citizens of the United States of America;
    • be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and
    • plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.

     

    8 - Foot Locker Scholarship

    • 3.0 GPA required
    • involved in sports

     

    11- NC Teaching Fellows 

    Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered for a Teaching Fellows award:

    • Be accepted to enroll in an approved educator preparation program leading to initial licensure in an eligible area at one of the five Teaching Fellows partner institutions.
    • Be one of the following:
      • A North Carolina high school senior
      • A student applying to transfer to an educator preparation program at one of the five Teaching Fellows partner institutions
      • A student already enrolled at one of the five Teaching Fellows partner institutions who transitions into an educator preparation program
      • An individual with a bachelor’s degree pursuing preparation for teacher licensure at one of the five Teaching Fellows partner institutions
    • Minimum Academic Requirements:
      • High school applicants or applicants with fewer than 24 hours of college credit must have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 and have scored at least a 24 on the ACT or a 1,100 on the SAT.
      • Applicants with more than 24 hours of college credit must have a minimum of a 2.7 cumulative GPA.
    • Be willing to teach in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) or special education licensure area in a North Carolina public school, traditional or charter.

     

    14- National FFA Scholarships 

    • Deadline to apply Jan. 14
    • The Bulit Ford Tough and America Grow Ag Leaders Scholarships along with many others are accessed via the national FFA Scholarship website. Only one application is required, but these two particular scholarships require signature pages.

     

     

    15 - Maynard Scholars Program

    • Must attend East Carolina
    • Must wish to become a classroom teacher
    • 3.0 or higher GPA required
    • 22 ACT or 1,000 M/R SAT required
    • Must be admitted to East Carolina to gain access to scholarship application

     

    15 - Meredith College STEM Scholarship

    • Applicant must major in biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, or math
    • AWE-STEM valued at $4,500
    • 3.0 or higher GPA required
    • ACT of 23 or SAT of 1130 with a 570 in math or higher required

     

    20 - Coolidge Scholarship

    • Must be a JUNIOR in HS

     

    21 - National BETA Scholarship 

    • All 12th grade BEta Members are invited to apply

     

    22 - Kyle Byrd Memorial Scholarship

    •  $500

     

    25- Point Foundation Scholarship

    Criteria

    • A proven track record of leadership and community involvement
    • Strong academic achievement
    • Working for the betterment of the LGBTQ community
    • Financial need

     

    28 - Dream.US Opportunity Scholarship 

    • DACA Students or DREAMERS who came to the US before age 16
    • The Opportunity Scholarship Award will cover your tuition, fees, and on-campus housing and meals at one of our Partner Colleges up to a maximum of $80,000 for a bachelor’s degree.

     

    29- South River Electric Membership Corporation  

    • Three $1,000 scholarships will be awarded 
    • Applications can be found at the link above and MUST BE TYPED

     Eligibility:

    1. Must live in a home, which receives electric service from South River EMC.
    2. Must currently be a senior in high school.
    3. A candidate must have a recommendation from either his or her high school principal, guidance counselor or teacher. 
    4. Candidates must apply no later than January 29. 

     

     31- Beirut Veterans of America Scholarship 

    • The Beirut Veterans of America is pleased to provide an opportunity for any college or trade-school student to apply for a $1,000 scholarship

     

     31 - Anne Ford Scholarship

    The Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) granted to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program in the fall.