GSK Opportunity Scholarships

College Foundation, Inc.

The GSK in Research Triangle Park established this scholarship. Administered by Triangle Community Foundation, this scholarship offers Triangle residents who have overcome significant adversity the opportunity to improve their lives through further education. There are no limitations on age, income level, previous education, course of study or training program the applicant is planning to pursue. Scholarships may be used to begin a new program of study or continue a program in which the applicant is already enrolled.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Residence:
    Reside in Durham, Orange or Wake County for a minimum of one year
  • Citizenship:
    Be a US citizen for a minimum of one year
  • College:
    Scholarships may be used for state universities in North Carolina or community colleges.
  • Miscellaneous:
    Be eligible to receive North Carolina resident tuition costs;

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Recommendation Letters:
    A recommendation from one person who knows the applicant well (not a family member). The recommendation is a critical part of the application; it is wise to choose someone who can specifically address the applicants adversity and desire for further education. Applicants will provide the name and email address of their selected recommender as part of their application. The recommender will be notified by email and asked to submit their recommendation online on or before March 15th.
  • Other Materials:
    A completed application form

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