D.C. Cornelius Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

April 01, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The D.C. Cornelius Memorial Scholarship was established in 2005 to provide scholarships to worthy graduating high school seniors from Forbush High School. The scholarship may provide a two-year renewable award for students to attend an accredited technical or community college who will pursue a two-year associate degree, or certificate or diploma in an
    area of study requiring one year to complete. Those students completing one-year programs will receive a one-year scholarship. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses.

    To receive consideration, applicants must:
    -Be graduating high school seniors from Forbush High School
    -Have a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 2.8
    -Demonstrate dedication to school and community service
    -Demonstrate character, leadership, and compassion for all people
    -Attend one of the following community colleges: Alamance, Catawba Valley, Davidson County, Forsyth Technical, Guilford Technical, Mitchell, Rowan-Cabarrus, Surry Community, or Wilkes Community
    -Be U.S. citizens
    -Demonstrate financial need, but not restricted to lower family incomes

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Student Aid Department
  • 751 West Fourth Street
  • Suite 200
  • Winston-Salem, NC 27101-2702
  • StudentAid@wsfoundation.org
  • 336-714-3445

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