Additional Resources

Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants
This company will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Students will submit an essay on one of the two topics that appear on the scholarship page at the website. Additional information is available on the site.

American Indian College Fund Scholarships
These scholarships are open to U.S. citizens who are enrolled full-time at a public or private, non-tribal-affiliated school, and are registered as members of a recognized tribe or with at least one grandparent or parent who was registered. Applicants must earn a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA to be considered.

Banner Elk Volunteer Fire Rescue Student Firefighter Scholarship Application
Banner Elk Volunteer Fire Rescue (BEVFR) is a protection and service organization that places a high emphasis on character and good-will in the community. Accordingly, we expect our membership to maintain a good reputation in the community. Students who apply for this scholarship should be exemplary members of both this department and the school where they attend.

BigSun Scholarship
Applicants must be currently involved in athletics in some capacity, either for their school or for their community.

CoilLaw, LLC Law Scholarship
This scholarship is worth $500 and is available to all college students in the United States who plan on attending law school.

College Foundation of North Carolina
Free scholarship search

For those interested in pursuing a business related bachelor's degree with a $1000 annual scholarship. The application deadline is April 1.

Free Scholarship Search
You will find links to more than 70 free, online scholarship search sites listing thousands of scholarships and financial aid awards worth billions of dollars.

Gates Millennium Scholars
Assists non-Caucasian American students

Generation Google Scholarship
This scholarship is open to high school seniors and enrolled college students.

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Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to help young entrepreneurs afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to entrepreneurship. Student must be enrolled at an accredited American college, university or trade school.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
This award is open to any female students who are currently enrolled in an accredited business or business-related degree program. U.S. or Canadian citizenship is not required.

LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any U.S. citizen or legal resident who meets the following criteria of being a member of one of the following ethnic groups: African American/Black, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino, or Native American/American Indian.

National Presbyterian College Scholarship Program

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarships
RMHC offers three different scholarships that are exclusively reserved for students belonging to certain minority groups.

P.E.O. Scholarship
This scholarship is open to female U.S. citizens or legal residents who are currently attending high school as seniors.

Scholarships for School
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SunTrust Off To College Scholarship Sweepstakes
Students can win a $500 scholarship for education expenses at a 2 or 4 year public or private college/university located in the United States

Thomas, Webb & Willis, LLC Academic Achiever Scholarship
This scholarship is reserved for high school students nationwide and also current college students that plan on or are currently attending a 4-year college or university and also has a minimum 3.75 GPA and above.

TopAdvisor Scholarship
The TopAdvisor Scholarship opportunity will award the winning students $1,000 each to put towards their education. 

Triangle Community Foundation
Scholarships established at Triangle Community Foundation 

Ultimate Guide to Writing a Scholarship Essay
An extremely comprehensive (3500+ words) and a useful resource for any student applying for a scholarship.

UNCF/Merck Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any African-American U.S. citizen or legal resident who is enrolled full-time as a junior at a four-year undergraduate university.

Nursing Scholarship Opportunities

Discover Nursing
Several scholarships available.

Nursing Scholarships for Hispanic Students
Must be a hispanic student. Several scholarships available.

Health Resources and Service Administration
Several scholarships available.

Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
Early spring deadline. Must be a non-traditional student (at least a three year gab between high school and enrollment in a college or university).

Cancer Scholarships
Several scholarships available.

Best Colleges Nursing Scholarships
Several scholarships available.

Nurse Journal Scholarships
Several scholarships available.

American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Several scholarships available.

Courtney Owens Educational Foundation, Inc.
Several scholarships available.

Good Call Scholarships
Several scholarships available.

Niche Nursing Scholarships
Open to all high school and college students interested in studying nursing.

Geraldine "Polly" Bednash Scholarship
Must have at least a 3.2 GPA. Must be admitted or enrolled in a baccalaureate or higher degree nursing program at an AACN member institution affiliated with CastleBranch.

After College-AACN Scholarship Fund
The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program.

NURSE Corps Scholarship Program
Must be a student accepted or enrolled in a diploma, associate, baccalaureate, or graduate degree nursing program. Please see link for other requirements. Scholarships
Several scholarships available.

Gates Millennium Scholarship 
The GMS scholarship program is available to incoming freshmen students who have completed the application process and have been selected as a Gates Scholar prior to entering college.

Cascade Health Care Solutions Scholarship
This scholarship is available for current students in an undergraduate nursing degree program at an accredited college or university or high school students who have been accepted into a college and plan to study nursing. Must have a GPA of at least a 3.0.

RN to BSN $1,000 Challenge
Annual selection date: September 1 | Minimum GPA: 3.50

Scholarships for Veterans and Military Servicemembers