Scholarships for Rowan, NC Residents

Residents of Rowan, NC may love the place for many reasons. But there is another reason to love this place – if you live here, you may qualify for college scholarships just for Rowan Residents. Some of these scholarships are offered by the local county government, and others by Rowan based nonprofit and civic organizations. Still more scholarships are awarded by local businesses and private foundations who want to support the education of Rowan’s students. To apply to many of these scholarships, you will probably need to submit a personal essay showing your commitment and service to your local community, as well as a transcript. Check out the list below to get an idea of the scholarship opportunities available to students living or studying in Rowan, NC.

Showing 1-7 of 7 scholarships
key information
  • 2,500
  • 15 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Cleveland, NC|Union, NC|Rowan, NC|Richmond, NC|Alexander, NC|Anson, NC|Burke, NC|Cabarrus, NC|Caldwell, NC|Catawba, NC|Cumberland, NC|Gaston, NC|Iredell, NC|Lincoln, NC|Robeson, NC|Scotland, NC|Stanly, NC|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
background
This scholarship was established by The Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo L.L.P., a personal injury law firm with offices in Charlotte, Hickory, Monroe and Lumberton, North Carolina. The program benefits high school seniors residing and attending schools in counties served by the firm. Students are required to submit a presentation on how to educate their peers and promote the prevention of underage drinking and driving. The presentation will then be evaluated on students' abilities to analyze and discuss the topic and quality of the presentation.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Rowan, NC|
  • School (K-12): |Salisbury High School, Salisbury, NC|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit female high school students graduating from Salisbury High School planning to attend an accredited undergraduate or professional college or university. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to academic achievement, acting with integrity and personal character and community service. Applicants must be residing in Rowan County, North Carolina.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Crowder Scholarship Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Cleveland, NC|Fort Mill, SC|Cherokee, SC|Union, NC|South Carolina|Rowan, NC|Richmond, NC|Alexander, NC|Anson, NC|Cabarrus, NC|Gaston, NC|Iredell, NC|Lincoln, NC|Scotland, NC|Stanly, NC|Clio, SC|Hoke, NC|Kannapolis, NC|Lancaster, SC|Little Rock, SC|Marlboro, SC|Salisbury, NC|Spartanburg, SC|Wilkes, NC|York, SC|Dillon, SC|Lexington, NC|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Business Administration|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Law|Architecture|Art|Nursing|Journalism|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Foreign Language|Finance|Computer Science|Dentistry|Communications|Chemistry|Physics|Human Services|Teaching|Visual Arts|Religious Studies|Graphic Arts|Emergency Services|Medical Practice|Multi-Housing Industry|Plastics|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit children of employees of general contracting companies headquartered in Mecklenburg County, NC. Contracting companies must be members of the Carolinas Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. Parents or legally appointed guardians of applicants must have worked for their respective general contracting company for at least three years prior to the application deadline.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Cleveland, NC|Fort Mill, SC|Cherokee, SC|Union, NC|South Carolina|Rowan, NC|Richmond, NC|Alexander, NC|Anson, NC|Cabarrus, NC|Gaston, NC|Iredell, NC|Lincoln, NC|Scotland, NC|Stanly, NC|Clio, SC|Dillon, SC|Hoke, NC|Kannapolis, NC|Lancaster, SC|Lexington, NC|Little Rock, SC|Marlboro, SC|Salisbury, NC|Spartanburg, SC|Wilkes, NC|York, SC|
  • School (College): |North Carolina|Limestone College (SC)|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Ministry|Religious Studies|Medical Field|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate students attending Limestone College in Gaffney, South Carolina. Students must be majoring in religious and ministry studies, nursing or other medical academic fields.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Salisbury Rotary Scholarship Fund Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Rowan, NC|
  • School (K-12): |Rowan-Salisbury School System|
  • School (College): Attend |Catawba College, Salisbury, NC|Livingstone College, Salisbury, NC|Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Salisbury, NC|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from a high school in the Rowan-Salisbury School System pursuing study at Catawba College, Livingstone College, and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. Applicants must be residing in Rowan County for at least the prior two years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Morgan R. Gray Memorial Fund Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Rowan, NC|
  • Organization: Rowan County Home School Association (RCHSA) (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Home Schooled Student|
background
The scholarship was established to support home schooled students of Rowan County or members of Rowan County Home School Association (RCHSA).
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Cleveland, NC|
  • Organization: Shelby high school boys or girls swim team (club)
  • School (K-12): |Shelby High School, Shelby, NC|
background
The scholarship was established to provide educational support to graduating senior at Shelby High School who are members of boys or girls swim team and are planning to pursue an undergraduate degree.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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