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Are you in search of Scholarships for students who live in North Carolina? Scholarships of all sizes and types can be found by conducting a free, college scholarship search at With myriad financial aid opportunities available to students willing to look for them, there is no need to pay the sticker price. Just being a North Carolina resident can make you eligible for scholarships and grants. By using your state as a search criterion, will help you find scholarships especially created for students attending college or residing in North Carolina. The scholarships below offer a glimpse of what may be found at For additional North Carolina scholarship opportunities, as well as ones available to you based on numerous other criteria, you can conduct a free college scholarship search at

The Winston-Salem Foundation Emma Kapp Ogburn Memorial Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
A loan for students who agree to work in full-time christian service. This loan will be forgiven if student meets the criteria for the loan to be forgiven./HTMLCHUNK_4/ For more information about this opportunity and other WSF scholarships, please [...] More

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected [...] More

North Carolina Sheriffs Association
Application Deadlines: Varies
Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in Criminal Justice, a NC resident for tuition purposes, and enrolled full time. One scholarship is given for a student at each UNC constituent institution that has a criminal justice degree program./HTMLCHUNK_4/ For more information about this opportunity, please visit our [...] More

Carson Scholars Fund, Inc.
Application Deadlines: Varies
Carson Scholars Fund, Inc. aims to recognize and reward students in grade 4-11 who have earned the highest level of academic achievement. Emphasis is placed on students' performance and desire to maintain a strong academic record, as well as humanitarian qualities that have a positive impact on society. /HTMLCHUNK_4/ To be considered for nomination, students must: - be enrolled in grades [...] More

Crumley Roberts Next Step North Carolina Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 14, Annually
Crumley Roberts, LLP is a law firm with offices in several North Carolina counties. The Next Step Scholarships will provide financial assistance to three (3) North Carolina community college students who will enroll at accredited colleges or universities in the upcoming fall semester. This year, three (3) $2,500 scholarships will be awarded./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicant must meet the following [...] More

Jagannathan Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Established by industrialist N.S. Jagannathan, the scholarships were first awarded for the 1996-1997 academic year. The Jagannathan Scholarship program is administered by the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Applicant must meet the following eligibility requirements: - Be a graduating senior planning to enroll as college freshmen in a full-time degree program at [...] More

Dixie Youth Baseball Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
From the very beginning, the leaders of Dixie Youth Baseball knew they wanted to develop a college scholarship program that would help former players obtain a college education. There wasn't much money in the beginning. The first eligible players graduated in 1961, one $500 scholarship and one $250 scholarship were awarded. And from its modest beginning, the scholarship program has grown to an [...] More

Michael A. DeMayo Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 24, Annually
High school seniors who reside and attend school in the counties served by the Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo, L.L.P. are encouraged to participate. North Carolina counties include Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson and Cumberland; South Carolina counties include York, [...] More

The Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant
Application Deadlines: Varies
In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, the applicant must be resident of a state other than Ohio and attend Heidelberg College. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information, please visit [...] More

Moody's Mega Math Challenge
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
Moody's Mega Math (M3) Challenge is an Internet-based, applied math contest for high school juniors and seniors. Participating teams are required to independently solve an open-ended, applied math-modeling problem focused on a real-world issue in 14 hours. Winners receive scholarships totaling $100,000. Registration and participation are free. The goal of the Challenge is to motivate students to [...] More

NCAE Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
NCAE Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship applicants must be in their senior year in high school and a North Carolina resident. The selection criteria is based on character, personality and scholastic achievement. Applicant must complete and mail an application package to the above address by March 31st. This is a $500 [...] More

Dixie Boys Baseball Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Outstanding high school seniors who have participated in a franchised Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated program and plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university may apply for the Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program. Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated programs include Dixie Boys Baseball for boys 13 and 14 years old; Dixie Pre-Majors Baseball for boys 15 and 16 years old; and [...] More

The Winston-Salem Foundation Serena D. Dalton Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
Serena D. Dalton Scholarship Fund provides grants to needy Forsyth County, North Carolina residents/HTMLCHUNK_4/ * Scholarships are merit-based, with importance placed on academic performance, extracurricular activities and/or community service. GPA requirements vary. * Many scholarships administered by The WSF are restricted to Forsyth County residents. However, a number of advised [...] More

Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The Aubrey Lee Brooks Scholarship is offered to students who plan to enroll full time at one of the following Universities: North Carolina State University, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Awards are made annually to 17 graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll as full-time students in a degree-granting program [...] More

Colon Furr Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 25, Annually
The Colon Furr Memorial Nursing Scholarship is available to any person who resides in North Carolina and has been accepted or is enrolled in a one-year Licensed Practical Nurse program or is enrolled in a two-, three- or four-year program that leads to certification as a Registered Nurse. The school must be in North Carolina. An American Legion Post must sponsor an [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals is a full-year work-study fellowship program with a strong focus on cultural exchange. CBYX annually provides 75 young Americans with an understanding of everyday life, education, and professional training in Germany. The program begins in July and includes two months of intensive German language training in Germany (no prior [...] More

Lex Mathews Scholarships for Women
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
The Diocesan ECW administers and helps finance the Lex Mathews Scholarship Program, begun more than two decades ago by family and friends of the Rev. Lex Mathews. It is geared toward women of the diocese, age 23 and older, seeking either specialized training in vocational or technical skills, a degree or certification below the masters or doctorate level, or continuing education courses for [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award. For more [...] More

Greensboro Community Swim Association
Application Deadlines: June 29, Annually
The Greensboro Community Swim Association awards an annual $500 scholarship to four male and four female swimmers planning to attend an accredited institution of higher education. Applicants must currently be swimmers in the community swim association, and have been swimming with that association for two years. Applicants must be residing in Guilford County, N.C./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The following [...] More

HSF/Procter & Gamble Company Scholarship
Application Deadlines: January 20, Annually
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and Procter & Gamble Company have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino undergraduates pursuing degrees in the STEM field (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). The award amount is $2,500./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligibility Requirements - Be of Hispanic heritage - Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a [...] More

JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship is for approximately $2,000. Any non-Alabama resident with 3.0 GPA; 28 or above ACT score or SAT score of 1260 or above may [...] More

Korean American Scholarship Foundation - Eastern Regional Chapter
Application Deadlines: July 10, Annually
The KASF scholarships are awarded each year to the college students of Korean heritage. A student currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program is qualified to apply for the KASF scholarship. The scholarship recipient is selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, school activities, and community services. Each applicant must submit an application to the [...] More

Tony Cullen Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: Varies
The North Carolina Lacrosse Officials Association awards an annual scholarship through the Tony Cullen Memorial Scholarship Fund to male high school senior lacrosse players who plan to play the sport on the varsity level at any college or university in North Carolina. Currently those schools that meet these criteria are: Belmont Abbey College, Catawba College, Duke University, Greensboro College, [...] More

North Carolina American Legion High School Oratorical Contest
Application Deadlines: Varies
The purpose of the Oratorical Contest is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Eligible participants shall be citizens of or lawful permanent residents of the United States of America. All contestants must be bona fide students herein described as any student under the age of twenty years on the date of the National contest who is [...] More

Rose of Raleigh
Application Deadlines: February 07, Annually
The Rose of Raleigh is an Irish heritage essay contest hosted by the Parade Committee and is open to young women of Irish ancestry between the ages of 17 and 23 residing in the North Carolina counties of Durham, Chatham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Nash, Orange, Wake and Wilson./HTMLCHUNK_4/ The Rose of Raleigh contest was derived from the world-renowned "Rose of Tralee [...] More

Virginia Elizabeth & Alma Vane Taylor Student Nurse Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Virginia Elizabeth & Alma Vane Taylor Student Nurse Fund is for residents of North Carolina who are attending nursing school./HTMLCHUNK_4/ To be considered, applicants must: • be accepted into an accredited North Carolina school of nursing program as verified by an acceptance letter for both associate and baccalaureate degrees • have a family adjusted gross income that does not exceed [...] More

The Winston-Salem Foundation Oliver Joel & Ellen Pell Denny Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Winston-Salem Foundation Oliver Joel & Ellen Pell Denny Fund provides loans for students in North Carolina in pursuit of careers in the allied health fields./HTMLCHUNK_4/ For more information about this opportunity, please [...] More

The Winston-Salem Foundation Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Winston-Salem Foundation Stella B. Johnson Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships for worthy and needy residents of Forsyth County, North [...] More

The Winston-Salem Foundation Student Aid Program
Application Deadlines: Varies
The Winston-Salem Foundation Student Aid Program provides grants and scholarships to residents of Forsyth County, and student loans to residents of Forsyth and surrounding counties in North Carolina./HTMLCHUNK_4/ * Most WSF scholarships are merit-based, with importance placed on academic performance, extracurricular activities and/or community service. GPA requirements vary. * Many scholarships [...] More

North Carolina Student Incentive Grant
Application Deadlines: March 15, Annually
This program is offered by the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority through College Foundation Inc., to provide financial assistance to needy North Carolina resident students attending eligible colleges and universities located within the state of North Carolina./HTMLCHUNK_4/ Grants and Scholarships are awarded based on information you provide on the Free Application for Federal [...] More

NTA René Campbell - Ruth McKinney Scholarship
Application Deadlines: April 15, Annually
To be eligible for the NTA René Campbell - Ruth McKinney Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:/HTMLCHUNK_4/ - citizen or permanent resident of the United States - permanent resident of North Carolina - full-time or part-time undergraduate student enrolled in a travel-and-tourism- or hospitality-related program of study - enrolled at a college or university in the United [...] More

American Red Cross BloodStock Scholarship Challenge
Application Deadlines: Varies
You can help save lives and win money for college through the American Red Cross BloodStock Scholarship* Challenge!/HTMLCHUNK_4/ Participating in the BloodStock Scholarship Challenge is exciting! We'll help you develop your event planning, marketing and recruitment skills, while you help the American Red Cross collect much needed blood components during the summer and winter months. If you host [...] More

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