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Off To College Scholarship Sweepstakes

Fifteen drawings will be held and one winner will be chosen every two weeks from October 26, 2012 through May 10, 2013.
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Central Carolina Association of REALTORS,

Central Carolina Association of
Realtors scholarship, 
 Application due April 15, 2013 by 5:00 PM
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program  $1,000.00 scholarship due June 14, 2013
appilication information
The Salavation Army Women's Auxiliary 
The Salvation Army Women's Alixiliary   This scholarship is to recognize two graduating seniors from Kannapolis City, Cabarrus or Stanly County.  Students must be planning to attend a Community College or Technical School upon graduation.  The recipients will receive $1000 paid to the school.
Applications must be posted marked by Friday,April 19, 2013
Applications can be obtained online  
Leigh's Gift Scholarship 

in memory of Leigh Morton Julian

 Leigh's Gift is awarded to a Stanly County student each year. And requires that a student have had some personal experience with cancer, as well as meet other common criteria. Due May 10, 2013
Leigh application
NC Child Support Council Scholarship Bob R. McGuire Memorial Scholarship   Child Support Scholarship Criteria: At least one parent must be a member of the NC Child Support Council or a client of the Child Support Program. Scholarship amount $1000. Deadline is April 15, 2013.  For an application visit:  
NC Society of AccountantsScholarship$600.00 
email for more information Due April 15th
Union Chapel A.M.E. Zion ChurchLittle Black Dress Gala LBD Gala June 14th at 6:30 pm 
E.E. Waddell Center
open to males and females who have a 3.0 average and write the winning essay by June 1st
for more information

 Stanly Community College Scholarship

 Stanly Community College

 Applicants must plan to pursue their education in one of the SCC college curriculum programs.  The application is available online at 
Application Deadline: April 15, 2013

 West Stanly Rotary Club Scholarship

 Stanly Community College

 The West Stanly Rotary Club is offering three scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each for the 2013-2014 academic year. 
Deadline is April 13, 2013

 2013 "People Helping People" Scholarship

 SECU Foundation and State Employees'

 Since 2004, the People Helping People Scholarship Program has provided over $32 million in educational funding.
Each traditional public high school in NC will receuve one (1) scholarship valued at $10,000 (payable @ $1,250 per semester) to attend one of the 16 constituent campuses of the UNC System.

 North Carolina Retired School Personnel Scholarship

 Stanly County Unit of NCRSPScholarship for studentspursuing a career in the teaching profession

 This is a non-renewable one-year scholarship for $1000.
Eligibility Requirements: 
-Apply to college
-Rank top 25% of your class
-Minimum SAT Score of 800, or comparable ACT score
-Good character
-Participation in school and community extra-curricular activities
-Financial need (this is not the primary consideration)

 Scholarships for High School Students

 Lots of scholarship and grants for High School Students There are an array of scholarship and grants opportunities (FREE MONIES) 
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  Such as: Charles Schwab Foundation Scholarship, Step Up to Bullying Scholarship, and many, many more. 

 Animation Scholarship

 "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program Students interested in pursuing an amination career path.  High school seniors will have the opportuntity to win a $1000 scholarship. the link/form is on the right side of the page.

American Red Cross Scholarship Opportuntity

 BloodStock is a scholarship opportuntity for high school and college students.  The American Red Cross will award college scholarships to deserving students.  Student blood drive coordinators that meet a minimum blood drive collection goal will be eligible for the scholarship drawing. more information.  


Recognizing outstanding male & female high school students who excel in: ACADEMICS
 Seniors, Class of 2013 who have at least a "B" grade average and participate in at least one school-sponsored sport can apply online in just a few easy step. Visit for details on how to apply.
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Shell Oil Company Technical Scholarship $2500
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program $25,000
USPAACC Scholarships $5000
Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program $10,000
Davidson Fellow Scholarships $50,000
Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship $5000

 Golden LEAF Foundation Scholarships Golden LEAF Scholars Program for N.C. Community Colleges  Students attending or planning to attend any of the participating NC Community Colleges who reside in a NC qualifying county.  Awards up to $750 per semester, including summer terms.  For more information and deadlines

 The Gallery Collection

 5th Annual Create-A-Greeting Card $10,000 Scholarship Contest. Students must submit a unique photo, piece of artwork, or computer graphic for the front of a greeting card. The student with the best design will win a $10,000 scholarship and have his/her design made into an actual card to be sold.

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