Scholarships are updated regularly - please check back often!
Kiwanis Club of Monroe Scholarship is for seniors who are residents of Union County. Applicants must submit a high school transcript, resume, two letters of recommendation, and an essay along with the application. Click here for details. Deadline: March 1.
Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Committee will award scholarships to one or more high school seniors to support their goals of higher education. Please submit applications to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee, Inc. POB 1263 Monroe, NC 28111-1263. All applications must be postmarked by Thursday, March 4. Click here to apply.
Rotary Club of Waxhaw-Weddington Scholarship is for seniors. Applicants must submit a completed application, 250-300 word essay, and letter of recommendation. Click here to apply. Deadline Extended : March 5.
The North Carolina A&T State University Queen City Alumni Scholarship is for seniors who are pursuing an undergraduate degree at North Carolina A&T State University. Five scholarships in the amount of $1,200 will be awarded. Visit https://charlotte.ncatsualumni.org/scholarships/ to apply. Deadline: March 5.
The Union County Education Foundation Scholarship is accepting applications from UCPS high school seniors for its college scholarship. Visit https://ucedfoundation.org/index.php/grants-and-scholarships/senior-scholarship/ for additional information and to apply. Deadline: March 5.
NC & Union County Farm Bureaus are pleased to offer 3 Scholarship Opportunities. The FFA Application covers three (3) separate Scholarships. Click on the below links for details about the scholarship opportunities or visit https://www.ncfb.org/r-flake-shaw-scholarship/. Deadline: March 7.
2021 Weddington Optimist Computer Scholarship is for seniors. Applicants must write a two page essay and all applications should be submitted to Mrs. Brown via email by 3:00p.m. on Monday, March 15. Click here for more details.
Chambers-McCain Foundation is offering scholarships to seniors to enable students to attend and pay for their college education in the field of their choice. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be active in school organizations, and community service. Visit https://www.chambers-mccain.org/ , download scholarship pre-application form, complete and submit by March 15 to email@example.com.
The Prestigious Pearls of Anson and Union Counties an official Interest Group of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated will award two college scholarships for the 2021 -2022 Academic Year, to a deserving high school senior within the Anson and Union Counties area. Sholarships will be awarded based on academic achievement, financial need, leadership, and character. Click here to apply. Deadline: March 16.
The Rosa L. Poston and Jeanette B. Sherrod Scholarships provide financial assistance to deserving young African-American women who are graduating high school seniors and will pursue post-secondary education in an accredited four-year college/university. These scholarships commemorate the achievements of two members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and the Union County Alumnae Chapter. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher and display leadership potential as evidenced by her school and community activities. Click here for the application. Deadline: March 19.
Union Power Cooperative is awarding 10- $1,000 College Scholarships to Seniors! Apply now at https://union-power.com/educational-programs/college-scholarships. Deadline: March 19.
The Union County Association of Educators Scholarship is for seniors. Applicants are required to write an essay. Click here for details. Deadline: April 13.
Charles R Ullman and Associates Law Firm is offering 3 scholarships in an essay contest. Visit https://www.charlesullman.com/scholarship-essay-contest to apply. Deadline: April 15.
The North Carolina Accountants Scholarship is for seniors who plan to enroll in an accredited school of higher education in North Carolina and major in accounting. Click here for the application. Deadline: April 15.
The CHS PTSO is proud to offer this academic year four $ 1,000 scholarships to seniors pursuing full time higher education after graduating from Cuthbertson High School. Click here to apply. Deadline: April 23 by 3:00 p.m.Specific university-based scholarships:Many universities have their own set of scholarships only applicable to those applying to their universities. Please visit the websites for the schools to which you are applying. Click on the Financial Aid / Scholarship links! Check out what’s available at these North Carolina schools:
·Appalachian State University—http://admissions.appstate.edu/scholarships
·East Carolina University—http://www.ecu.edu/universityscholarships/scholarships.cfm
·NC Central University—http://www.nccu.edu/scholarships/
·Winston Salem State -http://www.wssu.edu/admissions/financial-aid/2013fascholarships/default.aspx
Other places to look for scholarships:-College Week Live - $1K Monthly Scholarships - CollegeWeekLive makes it easy to find information on the college of your choice, with online events and live chats happening nearly every day. To enter the monthly scholarship, simply create a free account, login to CollegeWeekLive and visit 5 college pages of your choice on any day this month. It's that easy – no essay required. Visit their website for more information.-http://www.fftc.org/scholarships - Foundation for the Carolinas Scholarship Search Tool