Criteria
Individuals between the ages of 16 and 30 who have received or are expecting to receive a high school degree or its equivalent and whose parent or legal guardian is a resident of Durham, Orange, or Wake County, NC. Recipients will be chosen on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and adversity the applicant has encountered. The individual must have applied to and be planning to attend an accredited institution of higher learning within one year of the application deadline. The scholarship may not be used for graduate education. **PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must show evidence of having overcome adversity and should be certain to address this in their application essay.**
Local Contact
Ms. Sybil Bowick
North Carolina Community Foundation
sbowick@nccommunityfoundation.org
Application Type
NCCF Online Application System
Application Due
Saturday, April 15, 2017
How to apply
See NCCF Online Application System link above, using access code: rober

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