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Crumley Roberts Founder's Scholarship
Sponsor: Crumley Roberts, Attorneys at Law
2400 Freeman Mill Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to attend four-year colleges or universities. Transcripts, three recommendation letters, applications and essays are required. No phone calls, please.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.crumleyroberts.com

Crumley Roberts Next Step Scholarship
Sponsor: Crumley Roberts, Attorneys at Law
2400 Freeman Mill Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
Eligibility: Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have a minimum GPA of 3.2. Selection is based on the quality of the essay alone.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 19
How to apply: Applications are available to be printed online but must then be mailed. An application form, two letters of recommendation, a transcript and an essay are required.
Website: http://www.crumleyroberts.com

Dixie Boys Baseball Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Dixie Boys Baseball
P.O. Box 8263
Dothan, AL 36304
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Amount: $1,250
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://baseball.dixie.org

Dixie Youth Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Dixie Youth Baseball, Inc.
Johnny Berthelot, Chairman Scholarship Committee
110 South Bolivar Street
Suite 207
Marshall, TX 75670
Eligibility: Applicants must have been registered on a Dixie Youth Baseball team participating in a franchised Dixie Youth Baseball Inc. league prior to reaching age thirteen. Selection is based on financial need, scholastic record and citizenship. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Contact your local league officials or a district, state or national director for an application, and applications are also available online.
Website: http://youth.dixie.org/

Duke Energy Power Careers Program
Sponsor: Duke Energy Corporation
P.O. Box 1090
Charlotte, NC 28201
Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old, be high school graduates and hold a valid driver's license. They must be attending or planning to attend a North Carolina community or technical college and must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in an associate's degree program in electric power production technology, electrical-electronics technology or industrial systems technology. They must have a proven interest in pursuing a career in power plant operations. Preference will be given to applicants having a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,300
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by request from Progress Energy. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.duke-energy.com/

Epsilon Sigma Alpha
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, either at the undergraduate level or as a North Carolina teacher seeking training, and must be training to work with special needs children up to the age of 21 in an educational setting. They must agree to teach at a North Carolina public school for at least one year after graduation.

Amount: $500-$2,500
Deadline: February 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Gary Wagner, K3OMI Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Novice Class or higher. Students may be pursuing a bachelor's degree in any field of engineering. They must be residents of one of the following states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland or Tennessee. Preference will be given to students with financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Golden LEAF Scholars Program - Two-Year Colleges
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of one of the 73 eligible counties and meet specific income requirements as evidenced by FAFSA information (for curriculum students) or the federal TRIO formula (for occupational education students). Degree-seeking students must be enrolled at least half-time.

Amount: Up to $750 per semester
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Grimm-Koch-Lockhart Literary Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: ConCarolinas Inc.
2505 Derita Avenue #26336
Charlotte, NC 28269
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students attending or planning on attending a college or university in North Carolina or South Carolina. Students must declare English as their major.

Amount: $500
Deadline: May 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.concarolinas.org/about/scholarship/

GSK Opportunity Scholarship
Sponsor: Triangle Community Foundation
324 Blackwell Street
Suite 1220
Durham, NC 27701
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have held this status for at least one year, and they must be residents of Durham, Orange or Wake County who have lived there for at least one year. They must be enrolled at or planning to enroll at a North Carolina community college or public university. They must be eligible for in-state tuition. Only those who have overcome significant adversity should apply. Selection is based on the applicant's desire for self-improvement and potential for success.

Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, official transcript and one letter of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.trianglecf.org

Ione M. Allen Music Scholarship
Sponsor: Center for Scholarship Administration
4320 Wade Hampton Boulevard
Suite G
Taylors, SC 29687-0031
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, Polk, Swain or Transylvania County, North Carolina. They must possess musical talent, attend an accredited conservatory or other institution with a recognized music department and have financial need. All applicants must be interviewed and present a performance.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 2
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.csascholars.org/index.php

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation
P.O. Box 40
Abbeville, AL 36310
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: February 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.jimmyranefoundation.org

Kids' Chance of North Carolina Scholarships
Sponsor: Kids' Chance of North Carolina Inc.
P.O. Box 13756
Greensboro, NC 27415
Eligibility: Applicants must be students between the ages of 16 and 25 whose parents were killed or injured as a result of a compensable work-related injury or illness. The parent's death or injury must have resulted in a major decrease in family income.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kidschancenc.org

L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attending school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Michael A. DeMayo Scholarship
Sponsor: Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo LLP
1211 East Morehead Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who live in one of the following North Carolina or South Carolina counties: Mecklenburg, Gaston, Catawba, Union, Cabarrus, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rowan, Caldwell, Stanly, Iredell, Alexander, Burke, Robeson, Scotland, Richmond, Anson, Cumberland, York, Lancaster, Chesterfield, Marlboro or Dillon. They must be accepted at or planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must submit a written or recorded presentation on the dangers of drunk driving along with their applications. Selection is based on academic achievement, standardized test scores, extracurricular activities and presentation.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 18
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, presentation, standardized test scores, an applicant photo, a transcript and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.demayolaw.com

NACA South Student Leadership Scholarships
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or Puerto Rico.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naca.org

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
15835 Park Ten Place
Houston, TX 77084-5145
Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: January 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.
Website: http://nace-foundation.org/

National Tour Association (NTA) Rene Campbell-Ruth McKinney Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of North Carolina and must be full-time rising undergraduate juniors or seniors at an accredited four-year college or university located in the U.S. or Canada. They must be studying hospitality, tourism or travel, have completed 60 credits or more by May of the application year and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume, proof of North Carolina residency, personal essay, two letters of recommendation and official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org

NCAPA Endowment Grant
Sponsor: North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants
Attn: Kat Nicholas
1121 Slater Road
Durham, NC 27703
Eligibility: Applicants must be current student members of the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA). They must be rising second- or third-year students in an accredited physician assistant degree program. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 11
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, financial aid statement, personal essay and official transcript are required.
Website: http://www.ncapa.org

NCRA Scholarship
Sponsor: North Carolina Racquetball Association (NCRA)
195 Hill Lane
Sneads Ferry, NC 28460
Eligibility: Applicants must be NCRA members in good standing, be a senior in high school or a college undergraduate and have a "B" overall grade point average.

Amount: $500
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online or by calling the NCRA office. The application includes a release form, at least one letter of reference, the teacher report form, a personal essay, an official transcript and a photo.
Website: http://www.ncracquetball.com

North Carolina 4-H Development Fund Scholarships
Sponsor: North Carolina 4-H Youth Development
Shannon McCollum, Extension 4-H Associate
NCCES 4-H/FCS Team
NCSU Campus Box 7655
Raleigh, NC 27695
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling as undergraduates at a four-year North Carolina college or university or a junior or community college in the state, provided the program of study is transferable to a four-year college. Students must also have a strong record of 4-H Club participation, have an excellent high school academic record and show an aptitude for college work through SAT scores. An application form, transcript, photo page and two recommendation letters are required. For some of the awards, financial need is necessary. Some awards have geographic restrictions to regions of the state while others are for a degree program or a specific college or university. Some scholarships are renewable.

Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available through each county cooperative extension office in North Carolina by phone or online.
Website: https://nc4h.ces.ncsu.edu/

North Carolina Bar Association Foundation Scholarship (NCBA)
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be children of a North Carolina police officer who was killed or permanently disabled while on duty and must be enrolled or accepted to an institution approved by the scholarship committee. They must also apply before their 27th birthday and demonstrate financial need and merit.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available by written request.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

North Carolina Community College Grant
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be North Carolina residents, demonstrate financial need and attend a North Carolina community college for at least six credit hours per semester. Selection is based on financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Application is made by completing the FAFSA.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

North Carolina Education Lottery Scholarship
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled for at least six credit hours per semester in an undergraduate degree-seeking program at an eligible North Carolina institution and meet satisfactory academic progress requirements. Students who meet the same criteria as the Federal Pell Grant and those with an Estimated Family Contribution of $5,000 or less are eligible for the scholarship.

Amount: $100-$3,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Qualified students who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be considered.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

North Carolina Oratorical Contest
Sponsor: American Legion, Department of North Carolina
4 N. Blount Street
P.O. Box 26657
Raleigh, NC 27611-6657
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.

Amount: $500-$18,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Application information is available by contacting the local post by email.
Website: http://nclegion.org/

NTA Rene Campbell - Ruth McKinney Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and be permanent residents of North Carolina who are enrolled in an undergraduate program in travel, tourism or hospitality. They must be undergraduates at an accredited school located in the U.S. or Canada and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, resume, personal essay, two recommendation letters, proof of U.S. citizenship and proof of North Carolina permanent residency are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org

Oliver Joel and Ellen Pell Denny Healthcare Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Winston-Salem Foundation
751 West Fourth Street
Suite 200
Winston-Salem, NC 27101-2702
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of North Carolina. They must be studying a subject in the field of allied health at an accredited postsecondary institution and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. They must be seeking a first-time certificate, diploma, associate's degree or bachelor's degree. Master's degree holders are ineligible. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to residents of Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: August 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, tax forms and financial aid award letter are required.
Website: http://www.wsfoundation.org

R. Flake Shaw Scholarship
Sponsor: North Carolina Farm Bureau
Attn: R. Flake Shaw Scholarship
P.O. Box 27766
Raleigh, NC 27611
Eligibility: Applicants must be North Carolina students who are pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree in an agriculture-related subject. They must be planning to pursue a career in agriculture and demonstrate leadership ability and financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who are the family members of Farm Bureau members. Selection is based on academic merit, character, stated career goals and financial need.

Amount: $1,000-$4,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, personal statement and financial information are required.
Website: http://www.ncfb.org

Rehabilitation Assistance for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be North Carolina residents who are enrolled full-time at a North Carolina college or university. They must be legally blind or have a condition that could result in blindness, and they must be in need of vocational rehabilitation services.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from the State Division of Services for the Blind at http://www.dhhs.state.nc.us/dsb/.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Richard Goolsby Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Foundation for the Carolinas
220 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time graduate students or rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors. They must have completed science, business or engineering coursework that is related to plastics and must be interested in the plastics industry. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 4
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.fftc.org

State Contractual Scholarship Fund Program
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be North Carolina residents who are enrolled in an undergraduate program at an approved North Carolina private postsecondary institution and have unmet financial need. They must not be enrolled in a program that is designed primarily to prepare students for religious vocations. Licensure students may also apply if they have a bachelor's degree and are enrolled in undergraduate classes in a licensure program for teachers or nurses.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: See your financial aid office for application details.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Student Incentive Grant
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Successful applicants must be North Carolina residents enrolled full-time at a state college or university. Study programs cannot be in preparation for a religious career. Students must demonstrate financial need and maintain adequate academic progress.

Amount: $700
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Contact your financial aid office.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

University of North Carolina Need Based Grant
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in six or more credit hours at one of the 16 campuses of the University of North Carolina. They must also demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $500-$4,200
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and list at least one campus of the University of North Carolina on it.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org

Vocational Rehabilitation Program
Sponsor: North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
2801 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2801
Eligibility: The program provides assistance with counseling, job placement and some support services that is not based on financial need. Need is considered for assistance with tuition and fees, transportation and books.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your local Vocational Rehabilitation Office or by mail or phone. The website for the office is www.dhhs.state.nc.us/docs/divinfo/dvr.htm.
Website: http://www.cfnc.org