NC Assist $5000 Scholarship Closes April 10th!!!!!!

NC Assist is sponsoring a $5000.00 scholarship for any student (or parents of students) who are current college students or planning to enroll in the fall. This means a students and both parents could potentially apply and have 3 chances to win! There are no essay requirements and only a few survey questions to answer.

Requirements and link:

Basic rules:

1) Must be a STUDENT or PARENT of a STUDENT who is:
18 years old
Planning to attend college this fall
EITHER -Living in NC ( and will be attending college in state or out)
OR- will be attending a NC college or university. Drawing will be held shortly
2) When the winner is selected, they must open an account in the NC 529 Plan and
College Foundation will deposit the $5000 in the NC529 Account. The winner
sets their own Investment Options.
3) Contest runs through April, 10th, 2019

Criminal Justice Fellows Program

The Criminal Justice Standards Division is offering a 100% forgivable loan to go to any North Carolina community College to acquire an Associate in applied Sciences degree for criminal justice.. The loan will be forgiven upon 4 years of working in an eligible profession and county.

The application process will open January 1
The application process will close April 30

Call: (919) 662-4609
Fax: (919) 779-8210

Full eligibility requirements, forms and FAQ listed @ Standards/Criminal-Justice-Fellows-Program.aspx

Summer Camps at Appalachian State University

Summer camp opportunities at Appalachian State include:

Math Camp
NC Summer Institute in Choral Art, Inc
Martha Guy Summer Institute
Cannon Music Camp
Forensic Anthropology Camp
Anatomy and Physiology Camp

and so many more!

Clemson University Summer Scholars

The Summer Scholars Program offers exciting experiences for academically talented middle and high school students from across the globe. Scholars will join other academically minded learners for an intense, week long program in which they will participate in challenging academic courses on a specific topic or area of interest.For more information visit

Summer College at Duke

Earn college credit alongside academically motivated students from around the world in Duke University’s Summer College for High School Students. Students in grades 10-12 are eligible to apply. This is a 4 week credit-bearing program.
Find further information and apply at
Deadline for application is April 15th.

State Employee Credit Union Scholarship Opportunity

Exciting news about the North Carolina State Employee Credit Union Scholarship  ( People Helping People) opportunity for 2019 Graduates!!


Graduating seniors from a NC public high school who are either an SECU member or are eligible for membership through a parent /guardian who is a current SECU member and meet the eligibility criteria  are considered for the SECU Foundation scholarship!

Students attending private schools, being home schooled, going to out-of-state universities or residing out -of- state are not eligible.

Candidates also need to show financial need as determined by submission of a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Also, students demonstrates scholastic achievement with a maintained 2.5 or higher unweighed grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Check out their website at for more details.

See or call Ms. Denton at HEC at 565-4000 or email me at

It is a short application and I will help you!.


Due to HCS Central Office by March 11th