For each scholar, the Belk Scholarship provides comprehensive funding (tuition, fees, room and board-$63,903 in 2017-18). In addition, each scholar will be awarded two summer stipends, up to $3,000 each, to support intellectual, personal, and leadership development over the course of his/her college years. In recent years, Belk Scholars have used the stipends to explore passions in this country and abroad.
Up to five awards offered annually.
A candidate's record and recommendations must demonstrate purposeful engagement in the classroom, with student and civic organizations, on the athletic field, or in the arts. While academic achievement is paramount, Belk Scholars also exhibit intellectual curiosity and a commitment to both their local and global communities.
Each applicant must be nominated by his/her respective guidance counselor, head of school, or principal for this award. Each school may only nominate one student, based on his/her outstanding academi ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.