Scholarship Opportunities

  • Scholarships are updated regularly - please check back often!        

    April

    Bob Sabin College Scholarship- Girls on the fun is offering two, $1,000 scholarships for female seniors who participated in Girls on the Run (Grades 3-5) or Girls on Track/Heart & Sole (Grades 6-8) program.  Deadline: April 1  Girls on the Run Application

    Mary Doctor Performing Arts Scholarship is for seniors who plan to pursue an undergraduate degree in a discipline related to the performing arts, and have the desire to use their training to enrich the lives of others.  Click  here for details. Deadline: April 5.

    Retired Educators of Union County Scholarship is for seniors.  Applicants are required to write an essay.  Click here for details. Deadline: April 10.

    Rensselaer Medal Award for Achievement in Mathematics and Science is for juniors who are ranked within the top 10% of their class and excel in advanced math and science courses.  Click here for details.  Applications are due to Mrs. Brown by noon, April 11 via email

    Waxhaw Women’s Club Scholarship is for female seniors who plan to attend a two year college or 4 year university.  Click here for details.  Deadline: April 11.

    Piedmont EyeCare is accepting applications from seniors who plan to major in a healthcare field.  Applicants are required to write a short essay on the following prompt: “Tell us how you became interested in pursuing a career in healthcare.  Also include how your experience in high school activities helped prepare you for a profession in healthcare.”  Applications are due to Mrs. Brown by noon on April 13th. Piedmont Eye Care application 

    The North Carolina Society of Accountants Scholarship is for seniors who plan to enroll in an accredited school of higher education in North Carolina and pursue an accounting degree.  Deadline: April 15. Accountants Scholarship application

    Cuthbertson High School (CHS) PTSO is proud to offer this academic year four $1,000 scholarships and five $2,000 scholarships, for seniors pursuing full time higher education after graduating from CHS.  Applicants must have a minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA, submit two teacher recommendations, and write an essay.  Click here for application. Deadline: April 17.

    Alpha Delta Kappa Future Teach Scholarship is for female seniors who plan to major in education.  Applications are due to Mrs. Brown by noon on April 18Alpha Delta Kappa application

    2018 Gordon Hay Scholarship is for seniors who plan to pursue an undergraduate degree in a non-performance discipline of the performing arts.  Awards are based on academic performance, personal excellence, school and community engagement, and financial need.  Deadline: April 19.   Gordon Hay Scholarship Procedures    Gordon Hay Application

    Mary Blair Scholarship is for seniors who plan to attend Wingate University in the Fall of 2018.  Applicants must have membership in a church affiliated with the Union Baptist Association.  Deadline: April 30  Mary Blair Scholarship  Mary Blair Application   

    MAY

    PENC Harold McKnight Scholarship for Engineering is for a senior who plans to major in Engineering at an accredited engineering university in the state of North Carolina.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA, submit a resume, transcript, and a short narrative.  Deadline: May 1  PENC application 

    June 

    Balanced Man Scholarship The NC State chapter of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity is offering 4 one-time scholarships in the amounts of $1,000, $500, $150 and $100 to incoming freshmen men for the 2018 academic year.  Incoming students must submit an application by June 29th, 2018 and enroll full-time at NC State for the 2018 term. Applicants can apply online at: http://sigep.org/ncsu  

    August

    K-9 Carts Scholarship is for seniors who plan to study veterianary medicine or a related field.  Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 gpa and wrtie an essay.  Visit  https://www.k9carts.com/scholarship to apply.  Deadline:  August 31

     

    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 A&T— http://www.ncat.edu/admissions/financial-aid/aid/scholarships/index.html

    ·NC Central University—http://www.nccu.edu/scholarships/

    ·NC State—http://www7.acs.ncsu.edu/financial_aid/schphs.html

    ·UNC-Asheville—http://financialaid.unca.edu/scholarships

    ·UNC-Chapel Hill—http://studentaid.unc.edu/types-of-aid/internal-scholarships/

    ·UNC-Charlotte—https://finaid.uncc.edu/scholarships/program

    ·UNC-Greensboro—http://admissions.uncg.edu/cost-and-aid-scholarships.php

    ·UNC-Pembrokehttp://www.uncp.edu/fa/scholarships.htm

    ·UNC-Wilmington—http://catalogue.uncw.edu/content.php?catoid=16&navoid=982

    ·Western Carolina—http://www.wcu.edu/current-students/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 

    -www.fastweb.com

    -www.cfnc.org

    -www.collegeboard.com
    -usascholarships.com 
    -www.guaranteed-scholarships.com/