Number Of Awards
Jan. 22, 2021
One (1) one-time award of $1000 is available this year. The recipient may apply the funds to any accredited post-high school educational program or to an approved enrichment program. High school junior women who reside in Buncombe County and attend a public or private high school in Buncombe, the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics, or the North Carolina School of the Arts are eligible to apply. Awards may be made to women of any age, race, national origin, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, religious belief, or any other characteristic protected by law.
- Extraordinary leadership and noteworthy achievements that have benefited her school and community
- Good moral character
- Academic ability/achievement (3.0 GPA minimum weighted)
- Extracurricular activities
To apply, students must complete an application online. The application, with required attachments, must be submitted online on or before the deadline. Click here to apply.
The scholarship program is administered by The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. Please direct any questions about this scholarship to the Foundation's Scholarship Officer, Lezette Parks, firstname.lastname@example.org.
- To apply, students must complete an application online. The application, with required attachments, must be submitted online on or before the deadline.
Find the full fact sheet for this scholarship here.