Scholarships for Union, NC Residents

Vineyards, golf course, breweries and zoos--there’s no shortage of things to do in Union County, North Carolina. If you’d rather attend college than work on your backswing, however, then you’re in luck: you could be eligible for one or more college scholarships, simply for living in Union County. Many of the available scholarships are provided by the Union County Community Foundation, which awards more than $1 million in scholarship grants every year. Others are provided by nearby colleges such as South Piedmont Community College, Wingate University, Gaston College, Queens University of Charlotte and Fayetteville State University. Although scholarship requirements vary, applying students will generally need to meet a minimum grade point average, demonstrate financial need, submit a Student Aid Report (SAR) or obtain letters of recommendation. If you’d like to learn more about scholarships for residents of Union County, North Carolina, continue reading below.

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  • 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|
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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:
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|
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This scholarship was established to benefit deserving students residing in Union County, NC.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|
  • School (K-12): |Piedmont High School, Monroe, NC|
  • 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|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior at Piedmont High School. Applicant must be a member of the boys or girls varsity soccer team.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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|
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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
View Details The ANSWER Endowment Scholarship Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mecklenburg, NC|Union, NC|South Carolina|Cabarrus, NC|Gaston, NC|Iredell, NC|Lincoln, NC|Lancaster, SC|York, SC|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established to benefit adult women age 25 and older who are raising school-age children (grades K-12). Applicants must be pursuing a four degree in a field of their choice, or a two-year nursing degree, or a two-year degree in CPCC's Health Careers Program which includes Dental Assisting, Cardiovascular Technology, Dental Hygiene, Physical Therapist Assistant and Respiratory Therapy. Applicants must enroll at an accredited institution in North or South Carolina.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|Anson, NC|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who are a legal resident of Anson or Union County, NC and have been nominated by the Superintendent of Schools in their county.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
background
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to deserving undergraduate students of Union County, North Carolina who have been nominated by their principal during his or her high school.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Monroe Rotary Scholarship Fund Foundation for the Carolinas
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Union, NC|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit local high school seniors based on community service efforts. Applicants must be a resident of Union County, NC and demonstrate a high community service level.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 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|
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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
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