Levine Scholars Program

$155,000

October 19, 2019

Awards Available: 20

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Levine Scholars Program is UNC Charlotte's most prestigious merit scholarship program that was established by benefactors Sandra and Leon Levine. Levine Scholarships are awarded to extraordinary high school seniors based on scholarship, ethical leadership, and civic engagement. Students must be nominated online by their school counselor or college advisor at their current high school. There are no limitations to the number of students who can be nominated from each high school. Homeschooled students can be nominated by a professor or teacher who is not related to the student. Students must be applicants for freshman enrollment at UNC Charlotte in a baccalaureate program for the fall term immediately following their high school graduation. Students must be admitted to UNC Charlotte to receive a scholarship.
    Students must demonstrate a commitment to community service, hold an academic record that reflects a sustained passion for knowledge, and possess a capacity for ethical leadership that elevates fellow students to a higher standard. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Yolanda Coleman
  • 9201 University City Blvd.
  • Charlotte, NC 28223
  • levinescholars@uncc.edu
  • tel: 704-687-7288
  • fax: 704-687-1454

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