North Carolina Central University is all set to accept applications from academically gifted students for its new and beneficial Cheatham-White Scholarship. Students, who are United States citizens or permanent residents, and intending to apply for a baccalaureate program at North Carolina Central University, can avail of this opportunity.
This scheme seeks to help academically talented students but their financial challenges are preventing them to acquire high-quality education at a leading institution of the country. With the help of this scholarship, students can reduce the burden of the course fee, and study at the university stress-free.
Established in 1910, North Carolina Central University is a historically black institution for higher learning in the University of North Carolina system, located in Durham, North Carolina. It is considered the nation’s one of the prominent community of passionate and talented people. At this university, students can find an impressive range of academic programmes available at the baccalaureate, master, professional and doctoral levels in various fields.
Who May Be Eligible?
Before applying for this award, applicants should satisfy the following requirements:
- Candidates must be admitted as a freshman in the fall semester into a baccalaureate program at NCCU.
- Aspirants must be United States citizens or permanent residents.
- Applicants must be on course to graduate from high school in the spring semester before college admission.
- Students should have a minimum weighted cumulative GPA of 4.0 or higher.
- Participants must have a minimum SAT score of 1280 or a minimum ACT score of 28.
- Candidates must show exceptional qualities of character and leadership.
- Applicants must be significantly involved in extracurricular activities.
- Participants must demonstrate a strong commitment to service.
How to Apply
First of all, candidates will need to take part in a baccalaureate programme commencing in fall at North Carolina Central University. For this funding scheme, candidates must be nominated by their high school administrator or they may self-nominate. Once their nomination has been completed and reviewed, they will have access to the Cheatham-White Application.
Please send your completed application together with all the required supporting material before the application deadline.
This scholarship will provide educational funds as an award that can be used to cover all the expenses associated with pursuing a baccalaureate program at North Carolina Central University. This fund will make gaining higher education at NCCU even easier for students.
All the applications for this scholarship will be received until November 15, 2020.