2019-2020 Scholarship Opportunities
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Overhills High School 2019-2020 Scholarship Opportunities
Created By: Nicole Norris (School Counselor)
Maintained by Scholarship Coordinator:
Jocelyn Williams (School Counselor D-H)
See Scholarship Search Engines Below As Well As Tips For Scholarship Applications
Air Force ROTC Scholarship1/17/2020up to full tuitionVisit site for service obligationAir Force ROTC Scholarship
Alpha Delta Pi Foundation3/1/2020up to $3,000See website for detailsAlpha Delta Pi Scholarship Opportunities
American Legion Legacy Scholarship Opens Nov. 15, 2019up to $20,000Children of U.S. military members who died while on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001.Children of post-9/11 veterans having been assigned a combined disability rating of 50 percent or greater by the Department of Veterans Affairs also qualify.American Legion Legacy Scholarship
American Musical and Dramatic Academy National ScholarshipSee website for details
Scholarships are awarded based on talent, merit, academic excellence and financial need for students interested in pursuing a bachelor of arts fine arts degree (music theatre, dance theatre, performing arts, or acting). You must be nominated by a staff member. An application for 1st year admission and audition are required American Musical and Dramatic Academy
American States Utility Services Inc. ScholarshipOpens January 2020$2,500- renewable up to 3 additional years Dependent children of active, full-time U.S. Military members at ASUS served locations who work 32 hours or more per week and have at least one (1) year of service by the application deadline date or Dependent* children of honorably discharged U.S. Military Veterans. Open to high school seniors who have been accepted into a full-time in an undergraduate course of study in environmental science, technology, environmental engineering, biology, chemistry, medical sciences, mathematical sciences, business management or acquisition and contract management at an accredited two- or four-year college or a vocational-technical school.American States Unility Services Inc. Scholarship
Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA) North Carolina Chapter2/15/2020$2,000Awarded to applicants who plan to pursue a degree or advanced training in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Must reside in Fayetteville or the Raleigh-Durham area. Open to Ft. Bragg/Pope Field employees (civilian or military) or their dependents.
AFCEA Janice Suggs Educational Scholarship Program
Art Institute Scholarships (Multiple)VariesVariesVisit Link for More Information (multiple technical fields and competitions)The Art Institute Scholarship Opportunities
Association of Fort Bragg Spouses Scholarship
open 2/1/2020 - 3/30/2020VariesSee website for informationFort Bragg Association for Spouses
AXA Achievement12/15/2019$2,500K- $25KUS citizen, demonstrated self drive, academic achievement, community or work-related activitiesAXA Scholarship Opportunities
Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Physics Teachers12/01/2019$2,000US Citizen, will enter physics/teacher college program - for future high school physics teachers
American Association for Physics Association Scholarship
Belk Scholarship - Davidson UniversityNomination Deadline:11/9/2019; student app deadline: 11/22/2019 by 5 pm up to full cost of schooloutstanding academic and personal skills, leadership ability, commitment to service, and talent in the arts, academic life, and athletics.See counselor or principal for nominationJohn Montgomery Belk Scholarship
Better Business Bureau Educational Foundation
1/31/2020Various Current High School junior or senior who resides within 33-county service area. Demonstrates leadership, community service, integrity, and strong academic history. Must submit application, transcript, short answer and short video. See website for more details. Better Business Bureau Educational Foundation Torch Schoalrships
Byan Scholars Program - Davidson College, NC
9/27/2019 school nominations due Admission applications due by 10/15/2019 at 5pm - see counselor and website for details$140,000 over 4 yearsAthlete with exceptional academic record, leadership abilities, been recognized as capable of playing in Division I level school You must be nominated by your school or by a member of the Davidson coaching staff to be considered for a Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship. The scholarship is renewable, totaling up to $140,000 during the recipient's Davidson career, provided you continue to play your eligible sport, maintain a specified grade point average, and meet requirements toward earning a degree.

An award for top scholar athletes, valued at $35,000 annually.
Bryan Scholars Program
Campbell University ScholarshipsVariesVariesSee website for information
Campbell University Financial Aid and Scholarships
Carolinas Food Industry Council Scholarships -
TBD$2,500 - 40 awards A) Be a High School Senior enrolling for the 2020 fall semester as College Freshmen or current College Undergraduates enrolling for the 2020 fall semester.Any student who at a minimum is a part-time employee of a CFIC Retail, Wholesale or Supplier Member Company. (Student must be employed for at least six months as of 1/1/19.)
Carolinas Food Industry Council Scholarships -
Centennial NCSU College of TextilesEarly Decision App due by 10/15/2019, must be Counselor Endorsed by 11/15/2019 or self-endorsed by 12/1/2019up to $95,500 over 4 yearsAwarded to incoming freshmen entering the College of Textiles at NCSU Please see your counselor if you are interested in being nominated.NC STATE CENTENNIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Central Carolina Community College TBAVariesSee website for detailsCCCC Scholarship Opportunities
Charlie Adams Endowed Scholarship02/07/2020$1,500 - 2 awards1. Female, senior varsity cross-country athlete at an NCHSAA member high school.2. Male, senior varsity wrestler at an NCHSAA member high school.
3. Must meet minimum NCHSAA academic eligibility requirements.
4. Clean disciplinary record during high school/athletic participation.
5. Must complete graduation requirements in 2020 Spring semester from an NCHSAA member high school and plan to enroll, or already be enrolled, for the Fall 2020 semester in an accredited and recognized university, college, or community college anywhere in the United States.
6. Scholarship funds must be used for college/university expenses, including but not limited to: tuition, room, board, books/supplies, computer, meal plan, and/or fees.
NC High School Athletic Association
Children of Fallen Patriots ScholarshipSee WebsiteVariesThis foundation provides scholarships to the children of military personnel who died on active duty or died as a result of a service-connected injury or illness. Their goal is to bridge the gap in funding between available sources of grants and scholarships that may be provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs or federal, state, local and private entities so that no child of a fallen service member has to pay out-of-pocket college expenses or student loansFallen Patriots Foundation
Coca-Cola Foundation10/31/2019 at 5pm$20,000 Current high school (or home-schooled) students attending a school in the U.S. (or select DoD schools) who will graduate during the 2019-2020 academic school year, U.S. Citizen, and planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. secondary institution. Children or grandchildren of employees, officers, or owners of Coca-Cola bottling companies, The Coca-Cola Company, Company divisions or subsidiaries are not eligible.Coca-Cola Scholars Program
Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Study Abroad Scholarships12/1/2019Varies A U.S. citizen between the ages of 15 years and 18 years and 6 months on August 1 of the program departure year. A current high school student at the time of application, with a GPA of 3.0 or higherCongress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Study
Corvias Foundation Scholarship (Military Children)
Opens 11/1/2019up to $50,000 over 4 years Open to graduating high school seniors with active duty parent(s), minimum 3.0 cumulative unweighted GPA, must plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university, must be stationed at on of 13 listed institutions see websiteCorvias Foundation Scholarship Opportunities
Desales University Leadership Scholarship12/1/2019full tuitionApply to Desales University by 12/1/19 and complete a written essay telling about your character and leadership experience by selecting one of the following leadership traits and writing an essay (500 words or less) on that selected trait:Courage,Humanity, Justice, Temperance, Wisdom, TranscendenceDesales University Scholarship
Digital Privacy Scholarship 06/30/2020Varies Digital Responsibility Digital Privacy Scholarship
Don't Text and Drive Scholarship09/30/2019$1,000You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
Digital Responsibility Don't Text and Drive Scholarship
East Carolina University ScholarshipsVaries$500-$5,000See website for informationECU Scholarships
Elks National Foundation Legacy Award 1/31/20204000 - 300 awardsAny child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2017, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2017, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2020. Great-grandchildren are not eligible. The applicant must be a high school senior.Elks National Foundation Legacy Award
Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student
11/5/2019 at 11:59 pm$1000-$12,500/yearUS citizen, leadership, scholarship, financial needElks National Foundation Most Valuable Student
Elon Fellows Academic and Scholarship Programs
1/10/2019$5,500Apply and be admitted to Elon. Plan to major in educationElon Teaching Fellows
Elon Odyssey Program Scholarships 1/15/2020up to $22,500Students with strong academic and leadership potential who also display significant financial need are eligible for scholarships in the Odyssey Program, a mentoring and support program designed to help students be more successful at Elon.Elon Odyssey Program Scholarhships
E-Waste ScholarshipApril 30, 2020varies You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. Complete the application form below including a 140-character message about e-wasteDigital Responsibility E-Waste Scholarship
Fisher House Scholarship (Children of Military)
TBD - Opens Mid-December 2019; closes Feb 2020$2,000.00Eligibility: Dependent unmarried children under age 23 of active military duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty (also see Heroes' Legacy Scholarship) or survivors of individuals who died while receiving retired pay from the military, may apply for a scholarship.http://militaryscholar.org/sfmc/index.html
Fleet Reserve Scholarships 4/15/2020variesApplicants may be FRA members or spouses, sons or grandsons, daughters or granddaughters of members in good standing of the Fleet Reserve Association or of members in good standing at the time of their death. Members must have been continuous members (in good standing) for two years prior to the award being made to an applicant. Applicants must be US citizens and pursue Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, or Aviation oriented degrees. They must attend an accredited college/university or technical institution in the United States and must remain a student in good standing.
Fleet Reserve Association Walter Beall Scholarship
Folds of Honor Foundation ScholarshipsOpen 2/1/2020 - 3/31/2020up $5000 The Folds of Honor Children's Scholarship Fund broadens the mentorship of children whose parent has been killed or disabled while serving in a combat zone in Iraq or Afghanistan. This program provides support for their future growth through scholarships to subsidize the costs of tuition, approved tutoring, school uniforms, schoolbooks, fees, after school educational programs and approved educational summer camps.Folds of Honor Foundation
Foot Locker Scholar AthletesOpens late September 2019 up to 20,000Participate in a sports related activity and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA., can not be an employee or immediate family member of Foot Locker employeeFoot Locker Scholars Program
Foster Care to SuccessOpen 1/1/2020 - 3/31/2020up to $25,000 over 5 yearsfoster care for minimum of 12 consecutive months or adopted/with legal guardians from foster care after age 16 or orphaned for 1 year at time of 18th birthdayFoster Care To Success Scholarship
Future Farmers of America ScholarshipsVariesup to $2,000See website for informationNational Future Farmer's of America Organization
Gardner Webb University Merit and Leadership ScholarsVariesVariesSee website for informationGardner Webb Scholarships
Georgia State University Honors College11/15/2019VariesAverage SAT Score of 1431, ACT of 32.5, gpa of 3.96, have superior academic achievement, commitment to service, inspiring personal qualities Georgia State University Honors College Presidential Scholarship
Golden Door Scholar9/30/2019full tuitionApplicants must have DACA, TPS or certify that you meet the following immigration eligibility criteria: Came to the United States before the age of 16, Have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2014 up to the present time and have had no lawful status Are currently in high school or have graduated from a United States high school or obtained a general education development (GED) certificate from a United States Program; and have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, or three or more other misdemeanors in the categories which would have disqualified you for DACA and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety. Golden Door Scholarship
Golden LEAF Foundation for NC Colleges and Universitiesopen 12/2/2019-3/1/2020up to $12,000 - 215 scholarships will be awardedHave Financial need, attend a 4 year college, have at least 3.0 GPA,Be a resident of a rural county that is economically distressed and/or tobacco dependent.Have a Pell eligible Expected Family Contribution (EFC) determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)NC Golden Leaf Scholars Program
Golden LEAF Scholarship Program for North Carolina Community Colleges Visit participating community college financial aid office for deadline information. Up to $750 per semester for curriculum students and $250 a semester for non-curriculum studentsMust plan to enroll in a North Carolina community college during the 2019-2020 school year.
Be a permanent resident of a qualifying rural county that is economically distressed (Tier I or II) and/or tobacco dependent. Demonstrate financial need. Curriculum students will be selected based on their financial need as reported in their Free Application for Student Assistance (FAFSA). Degree seeking students must be enrolled as a full-time student in order to receive the maximum scholarship award
Golden LEAF Scholarship Program for North Carolina Community Colleges
Gordon A. Rich Memorialopen 9/15/2019 - 2/20/2020up to $50,000
Must be legal resident or US citizen. Parents and/or legal guardians must have, or had, a career in the financial services industry. Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) and rank in the top 20% of their class. Students must demonstrate financial need. Must take ACT or SAT on or before Dec. test date.
Gordon A. Rich Foundation
Harnett County Business Education Partnership
Open in March 2020$500This $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a Senior at each high school in Harnett County, who is accepted to a college/community college/university who, during their Senior year of high school, is a full time high school student while working a part time job and is able to maintain a 3.0 GPA or higherHarnett County Business Education Partnership
Harnett County Principals and Assistant Principals’ Association Scholarship TBA - opens in Springa $1,000 awardOpen to a gradauton senior at OHS who has applied to a 2 or 4 year college, ranked in the top 10% of the class, min SAT Score of 1344 or ACT score of 20, involved in extra-curricular activities, and have a realive employed by Harnett County Schools in capacity. Application must be turned into Ms. Williams
Hortatio Aleger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. - State Scholarhships10/25/2019 at 12:30 AM$10,000 each GPA of 2.0, demonstrate critical financial ($55,000 AGI), Be a US Citizen, be involved in extracurricular activities and community service activities Hortatio Aleger Association of Distinguied Americans, Inc.
Hortatio Aleger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. - Targeted Scholarships for specific degrees or schoolsVariesup to $30,000The following criteria applies to all programs: Critical financial need ($55,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is required). Integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity United States citizenship.For more specific eligibility criteria please refer to the program listings on website for details. Hortatio Aleger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. - Targeted Scholarships
Horatio Alger Association National Career and Technical Scholarship ProgramsOpen on a rolling basis until all scholarships are awarded up to $2,500 - 1020 awardsUS citizen, financial need, exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Opportunities
Imagine America Scholarship Contest12/31/20191,000.00Up to 3 students from every high school in the US may be selected to receive a $1,000 Imagine America Scholarship. Student must have a high school GPA of 2.5 or higher, financial need, and have demonstrated voluntary community service during their senior year.Imagine America High School Scholarship
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship11/13/2019up to $40,000 per yearThis foundation will awards numerous scholarships worth up to $40,000 per year. Applicants must plan on attending a 4-year college/university, must have a 3.5 GPA or above, and a minimum SAT of 1200 (reading and math) or ACT composite of 26. They consider applicants with a family income up to $95,000 per yearJack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
Jagannathan ScholarshipSee CFNC$2,0001. academic achievement, 2. financial need, 3. extracurricular activities, 4. leadership
College Foundation of NC- Jagannathan Scholarship
Jerry McGee Scholarship2/8/2019$1,000see website for details
NC High School Athletic Association
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
1/18/2019$100-$10,000Must be a high school student in grades 9-12 and be under age 20. All students must register online.Essays can be submitted online (preferred) or via regular mail by 1/18/2019. John F. Kennedy Library
Johnson Scholars Program- Santa Clara University
3/1/2019full tuitionSee website for informationJohnson Scholars Program
Kyle Byrd Memorial ScholarshipJanuary 2019$500/$1000 The North Carolina JCI Senate offers a scholarship to graduating North Carolina seniors. Additionally, North Carolina submits (2) applications to the United States JCI Senate to participate in the national scholarship program. The US JCI Senate awards various $1,000 scholarships.Must be a US Citizen See website for details and application. Kyle Byrd Memorial Scholarship
Leadership in Service Scholarship - University of Dayton 2/1/2019up to $10,000 - $98,000 over 4 years Leadership in Service scholarships is awarded to students who have an innate desire for personal development and are committed to service within their school, church or community. Selected students are also eligible for a University merit scholarship, worth up to $98,000 over four years. Please see your counselor to be nominated and apply to the University of Dayton by 2/1/2019.Leadership in Service Scholarship - University of Dayton
Levine Scholars Program - UNC Charlotte10/8/2019 for counselors to nominate and 11/1/19 for nominees to submit application to UNC Charlotte Undergraduate AdmissisonsFull tuition, room, board, book stipend, and up to $5,000 for each of the four summer experiencesOHS can nominate unlimited number of students: Recommendations for eligible students - 3.9 unweighted GPA, 1397 SAT (Two-part) or 29 ACT Composite; passion to make a difference, demonstrated passions for learning and community service and capacity for ethical leadership. Must be a US citizen.Inform your counselor if interestedLevine Scholarship
Lift Parts Express North Carolina Scholarship -
6/30/2019$500 -1 awardA)Be between the ages of 16-21 and plan on attending school in the fall of 2019. B) Have a GPA of 3.0 or above, C) Write an essay on this years topic, D) Be a US or Canadian Resident Lift Parts Express North Carolina
Lowell L. Bryan Scholarship (golf)9/20/2017$30,000 annuallyTop Senior Scholar AthletesLowell L. Bryan Scholarship
Mary K. Whitener Scholarship for PianoMarch 20181,500 a year up to four yearsSee website for informationMary K. Whitener Scholarship for Piano
Matthew Graziadei Achievement AwardTBA1,000.00See website for informationExceptional Childrens Assistance Center
Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarships
01/15/2018See WebsiteThe Foundation's college scholarship program bases its awards totally on essays written by the applicants. Consideration is not given to grades, academic program, or financial need.Mensa Scholarship Essay Contest
Meredith College Teaching Fellows03/31/2018$26,000must apply and be admitted to Meredith College and intend to enter teaching profession.Meredith College Teaching Fellows
Merit based scholarships for Wake Forest University
April 2018variesvisit the Wake Forest website for additional informationWake Forrest University Scholarships
Morehead/Cain - UNC Chapel Hill10/15/2019full tuitionAcademic excellence, moral force of character, leadership, physical vigor; OHHS will endorse two candidates, all others may self endorse and apply. You DO NOT need to be endorsed by OHS to apply. All applicants will be considered by UNC Morehead Cain Scholarship Committee.Morehead-Cain Scholarship
National Beta Scholarship Program opens 11/1/2018 - 1/24/2019$1,000-$15,000High school senior who demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, commendable character, school and community service, and participation in National Beta National Beta Scholarship Program
National Co-op Scholarship Program
National Eagle Scout Association Merit Scholarships
10/31/2018VariesSee website for details
National Eagle Scout Scholarship Opportunities
National Harnett High School Alumni Association Inc. Scholarship5/15/2019Varies Must have a relative that graduated from Harnett High School or Harnett Training School (grandparent, parent, aunt, cousin etc.). See Ms. Williams for an application no website
National Technical Honor Society Scholarships
varies$1,000-$2000See website for details. Multiple scholarships listed National Technical Honor Society Scholarships
Navy ROTCSEE WEBSITE up to full tuitionvisit site for service obligationNavy ROTC Scholarship Opportunity
NC Federation of Republican Women Scholarship for Child of NC Military04/15/2019$1,000Eligible recipient is an NC High School Senior who is either: 1.) a dependent child of an NC service member wounded or killed while serving in a combat zone from September 11, 2001, until the present, or 2.) one whose military sponsor was an NC resident at the time of service.Information and application may be obtained by emailing Pat C. Smith at ncfrepublicanwomen@gmail.com.
NC Millennium Teacher Scholarship Loan Program
05/01/2018$26,000Enrolling in an accredited US College full timeSee College Websites
NC Reachsee websitebased on
student need
legal resident of NC, adopted from NC Dept. of Social Services foster care after age 12 or aged out of NC foster care at age 18, enrolled in one of the 74 NC public colleges, universities or community colleges.NC REACH SCHOLARSHIP
North Carolina Baptist Foundation Inc. - Luther H. Butler Scholarship for Baptist Students 2/15/2019up to $2,500Legal US Citizen, NC resident for at least one year prior to making application, accepted for full-time enrollment in a degree program at one of the following schools: Campbell University, Chowan University, Gardner-Webb University, Mars Hill University, Meredith College or Wingate University, Be a member of a church affiliated with the Baptist State Convention of NC, demonstrate consistent academic achievementsLuther H. Butler Scholarhsip
North Carolina Extension and Community AssociationTBA$800.00The purpose of the scholarship is to assist students obtaining a degree at any NC college, in any field of study – with priority given to Family and Consumer Sciences. This application can be sent to address : Harnett County ECA
Tyrone Fisher
126 Alexander Drive
Lillington, NC 27546
NC Extension and Community Assoc. Scholarship
North Carolina Farm Bureau R. Flake Shaw Scholarship3/4/2019$3750 per year for 4 years or $1,000 for two years for a community collegeIntention to pursue a career in agriculture or related field. See site for detailsR.Flake Shaw Scholarship
North Carolina A&T State University FIRST Scholarship03/01/2019$2,500 per year up to a maximum of $10,000 over a consecutive four-year periodMerit-based, renewable scholarship in the amount of $2,500 per year up to a maximum of $10,000 over a consecutive four-year period. The scholarship winner will have fully participated in a FIRST® competition as a member of an FIRST®Robotics Competition (FRC®) or FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®) team, during the applicant’s junior or senior high school year. Eligible students must be admitted to and entering the College of Engineering as a full-time freshman student in the coming academic year. See website for more details. and application. North Carolina A&T State University FIRST Scholarship
North Carolina High School Athletic Association Endowed Cheerleading Scholarship11/10/2018$500See website for details
NC High School Athletic Association
North Carolina High School Athletic Association Lacrosse Endowed Scholarship02/08/2019$500see website for details North Carolina High School Athletic Association Endowed Scholarships
North Carolina Hispanic College Fund1/15/2018$500-$2,500 yearlyEligibility is as follows: 2.5 GPA; 2 letters of recommendation; HS Transcript; 500 word personal statement; preference is given to students who are "foreign born" or native born student of foreign born parents.NC Hispanic College Fund
North Carolina Senate Youth ScholarshipTBAOpportunity to serve on SenateSee website for informationNorth Carolina Senate Youth Scholarship
North Carolina Society of Accountants 5/15/2019$750Applicant must provide a recent 5x7 photo, two letters of reference, letter of intent, copy of transcript, and a copy of parent's tax return for 2018. See Ms. Williams for an application and details.
North Carolina State Employees Community College Scholarship Program TBA$5,000Applicants for this scholarship should have at least a 2.5 GPA; demonstrate leadership, excellence of character, integrity, and community involvement. Applicants must be planning to attend one of the 58 North Carolina Community Colleges. All recipients of this scholarship must agree to continue at the community college where enrolled at the time of the scholarship award for the duration of the scholarship, for four consecutive semesters or upon completion of a diploma program. For more information contact the Financial Aid Office of the community college you plan to attend.NCSECU Scholarship Foundation
North State Law Enforcement Officers Association Scholarship 05/15/2019 $1,000- 1 award and 2 $500 awardsA) Must be a resident of North Carolina. B) Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 (Unweighted). C) Must major in some area of Criminal Justice or related field. Please see website for additional details. NC State Law Enforcement Officers Association Scholarship
Nuestra Juventud (NC Society of Hispanic Professionals)01/2018-05/2018$1,000Hispanic descent, leadership, academic achievement, character, hardship with plans to attend a 2 or 4 year programNorth Carolina of Hispanic Professionals
NC Restaurant and Lodging Association Scholarships3/20/2019$4,000 -18 awards To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: A) Be a resident of North Carolina. B) Be involved in the Hospitality industry or plan on studying Hospitality in college. See website for details NC Restaurant and Lodging Association Scholarships
NC State University Goodnight Scholars Program
10/15/2018 to 12/1/18 for self-nominations ,$20,000 per yearSubmit NC State Application by 11/1/2018, indicate family income is less than $110,000 on application, nc Resident, select a STEM and Education majors, demonstrate history of academic excellence .
NC State University Park ScholarshipSchool Endorse Deadline: October 1st
NCSU Application Deadline: October 15th
Self-Endorse Deadline: October 15th
Park Applications Deadline: October 15th
full tuitionScholarship, leadership, service, character; must be US citizen; OHS will endorse two candidates, all others may self endorse. You DO NOT need OHS to endorse you to apply. ALL applicants will be considered by Parks Scholarship Committee.N.C. Park Scholarship
Pat Gainey Student Award02/08/2019See Websitemust be either a senior, male high school varsity baseball player participating on a team at an NCHSAA member high school OR a senior, female high school varsity student-athlete participating on a sanctioned sports team at an NCHSAA member school. must reside in an eligible county of limited financial resources, min GPA of 3.2, clean discipline record NC High School Athletic Association
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity (Spring Lake)10/2017VariesSee website for informationPhi Beta Sigma Fraternity
Prudential Spirit of Communitysee website$1000-$5000US citizenship; volunteer activity in previous year
National Association of Secondary School Principals
Questbridge College Match03/2018variesThis program links students who have overcome economic challenges on the way to becoming successful students. Questbridge links students with their partner colleges and offers full four-year scholarships including tuition, room, and board. For information about participating colleges and the application process.QuestBridge
Robertson Scholars, UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University 11/15/2019 - All materials, including both letters of recommendation must be submitted by midnight on November 15th for an application to be considered.

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program provides eight semesters of full tuition, room and board, and mandatory fees for Scholars at Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. Scholars also have access to generous funding for up to three summer experiences.Students must apply for undergraduate admission to Duke and/or UNC-Chapel Hill the same year they apply to the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program. Students must apply to the school(s) of their choice by the respective Early or Regular deadlines. Admission to Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill are separate processes. All forms and correspondence dealing with admission to these institutions should go directly to their respective Offices of Undergraduate Admissions.There is no 'typical' Robertson Scholar but successful candidates share a number of common traits: Purposeful Leadership, Strength of Character, Intellectual Curiosity and Collaborative Spirit. Students who have applied to the Morehead-Cain Scholarship are not eligible to apply for the Robertson at UNC-Chapel Hill, but they may apply for the Robertson at Duke.The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program provides eight semesters of full tuition, room and board, and mandatory fees for Scholars at Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. Scholars also have access to generous funding for up to three summer experiences.Robertson Scholars, UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University