Saturday, October 25, 2014
North Carolina State University
The scholarship covers tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and travel and personal expenses. The award is valued at $20,000 per year for in-state students, and $34,000 per year for out-of-state students. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years as long as the student: meets high standards in academic performance, character, conduct; participates in program and service activities; and takes 15 or more credit hours per semester. Recipients also receive the following: a $2,200 stipend toward the purchase of a computer; availability of grants to conduct research/artistic projects and for international experiences; opportunities to study abroad; early course registration; a guaranteed invitation to join the University Scholars Program; mentoring; and the opportunity to participate in freshman seminar, retreats, field learning experiences, speaker series, leadership academy, Service Raleigh, and community service projects.
50 awards offered annually. Approximately 1,300 applications are received each year for this award. About two thirds of the annual awards are given to North Carolina residents.
Students apply for this scholarship by applying for admission to North Carolina State University (NCSU) using its online 'WolfPAW' application system. The student must have an endorsement in order to ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.