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Awarded annually, the WADWCC Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of deceased members, recognizes the importance of education and lifelong learning, and supports the organization’s commitment to support the financial needs of members of the community.

The scholarship is intended to assist a student whose post-secondary education has been interrupted or delayed and is designed to aid recipients who are seriously pursuing an associate or bachelor’s degree.

WADWCC Memorial Scholarship Application

Deadline to apply: April 1, 2018.

College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC)

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Northeastern Workforce Development Board

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Scholarships and Loans for Nursing Majors

Nursing student assistance is available through public and private organizations, in addition to the financial aid and scholarship opportunities offered through College of The Albemarle (COA).

CampusRN has launched a scholarship program in conjunction with the creation of the CampusRN state edition network. This nationwide scholarship program is the most comprehensive of its kind, awarding $2,500 scholarships to deserving nursing students from six different regions across the country.


CampusRN Scholarship Opportunities

An eligible applicant will need to be:

  • A North Carolina resident
  • Able to maintain satisfactory academic progress according to the policies of their institution
  • Able to maintain a cumulative minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0 for graduating high school students, 2.80 for undergraduate students pursuing an associate or bachelor’s degree, and 3.2 for students pursuing a graduate or professional degree
  • Registered with the Selective Service System, if required
  • Free of default or obligation to refund payment under any federal loan, state loan or grant program
  • Willing to work in North Carolina in a designated critical employment shortage profession

To receive funds through this program, you’ll be asked to sign a promissory note agreeing to work in North Carolina after graduation, in an approved position, for one year per academic year of funding. Students who don’t perform the required service will need to repay the loans in cash, with interest.

FELS Loan Program

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