Leroy Ripper Scholarship

Scholarship Description

One-time $1,000

Number of Awards
One Award

Graduating high school seniors whose primary residence is in Cherokee County or in Clay County.

Selection Criteria
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
leadership skills
good character.
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:

Max Award: 1,000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization 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

Fax: 828-251-2258