Number of Awards
Graduating high school seniors whose primary residence is in Cherokee County or in Clay County.
graduating senior whose primary residence is in Cherokee or Clay County, and who demonstrates:
academic promise (measured by class rank, GPA, SAT scores);
participation in community service
Applicants need not be top of the class, but rather show academic promise, a commitment to community service, and possess leadership skills. Preference will be given to those with demonstrated financial need.
To apply, students must complete an application online. The application, with required attachments, must be submitted online on or before the deadline.
Year of Need: College Freshman,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: 1
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 1,000
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina
4 Vanderbilt Park Drive Suite 300
Asheville, NC 28803
Contact Person: Maria Juarez, Scholarship Officer
Phone: 828-254-4960 / 828-367-9909