$2,837
Avg. Amount Awarded
81
Days
March 1 2020
Application Deadline
729
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Golden LEAF Scholarship (public university and private college and university program)

Description

Scholarship for current high school seniors and current community college students planning to enter a North Carolina public or private college or university. Must be a permanent resident of a qualifying rural NC county that is economically distressed and/or tobacco crop-dependent. Must demonstrate financial need. For this program, the real value of farm property is not considered when determining need. (See complete listing of participating campuses and qualifying counties at www.CFNC.org/goldenleaf.)

Amount Details

$3,000
High Amount Awarded
$2,068,237
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of North Carolina
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in North Carolina

How to Apply

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Contact Ms. Edna Williams
Manager, Award and Loan Origination Services
programinformation@cfnc.org
Tel: 866-866-CFNC