Other Student Opportunities

  • This page lists helpful information about various opportunities for our students that are not necessarily related to scholarships. Some of these programs may have costs attached to them. We simply advertise opportunities on this page and cannot speak for the value of your investment. It is the responsibility of each individual student/family to research these programs and ask for references before investing in the program. Check back often for updates!

    ~International Baccalaureate Program at Marvin Ridge High School - Click here for information. 


    Duke University is offering summer opportunities for students currently enrolled in grades 9-12.  Visit: https://summersession.duke.edu/high-school-students to apply.

    Gardner-Webb University will be hosting The Honors Experience, which is scheduled for June 24-27th.  This program is offered to rising 10th, 11th, & 12th graders.  To be eligible students must have a 3.7 unweighted GPA and one of the following: 21 ACT, 1040 SAT, or 1020 PSAT.  Visit: www.gardner-webb.edu/thehonorsexperience to apply.

    The Shelton Leadership Challenge Program at N.C. Wesleyan is a six-day summer experience for rising 9-12th grade students.  The core curriculum focuses on Personal Leadership Assessment and Interpersonal Dynamics.  Visit: http://ncwc.edu/shelton-leadership/ to apply.  Deadline May 18th  

    Western Carolina University along with a local nonprofit, i.b.mee., are excited to offer an overnight coaching, career and leadership experience for rising 10th thru College Freshmen GIRLS from June 17-23, 2018.  Visit www.ibmee.org/live-your-legacy-camp/  to apply.  Deadline: May 31

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