Scholarship Information

Elks National Foundation MOST VALUABLE STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP -The Elks National Foundation awards $2.44 million in college scholarships to a total of 500 high school seniors nationwide through its Most Valuable Student scholarship contest.  For more information and to access the ONLINE application go to:
Deadline to apply is November 27, 2017

The Thomas Wolfe Scholarship/University of NC Chapel Hill

Full undergraduate support for student writers. The application process involves 2 steps:
  • 1)an application to the university by October 15th
  • 2)application to the Thomas Wolfe Scholarship by November 15th.  You must apply to both the university and the scholarship to be considered. 
For more information and the scholarship application go to:

Cheatham-White Scholarship


  • The Cheatham-White Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program for students attending North Carolina Central University and N.C. Agricultural and Technical State University beginning Fall 2018. This program was designed to provide an outstanding educational experience for exceptional scholars with a wide range of interests, proficient in areas of both the arts and sciences, demonstrate leadership potential and a strong commitment to service.
This is a fully funded four-year scholarship.  The scholarship covers full tuition and fees, housing, meals, textbooks, a laptop, travel and personal expenses.  Each scholarship also provides four summers of fully funded enrichment and networking opportunities that may include international travel and study. 

Link to webpage:  Cheatham-White Scholarship

If you are interested in the above scholarship and meet the qualifications, please see your counselor.