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Please see the scholarship opportunities below. For scholarships that do not have an online application, please fill out the following form or come by student services to request the applications. Any requested application will be ready by the end of the following school day. If they are not picked up within three school days, they will be placed in the student's first period teachers box for distribution.
General Scholarship Websites:
(For 9th-12th Graders)
High school seniors or college undergraduates
(no GPA or financial need requirement)
Two $500 scholarship winners will be randomly chosen every two weeks from 10/30/17-5/14/18
Justin Holloway Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for a student who will be attending NC State University in the Fall. Special consideration is also given if the student is in the band, however, this is not required. Please include your resume, a copy of your acceptance letter to NCSU and your transcript. All applications are due by Wednesday, May 9, 2018 to student services. The scholarship will be directly sent to NCSU if selected as the winner. Pick up applications in student services.
 Shamir Grier Scholarship
Applicant must have applied to and or have been accepted as a full-time student to a community college, college or university within his/her home state or enrolled at in-state costs. Applications are due no later than May 11, 2018 to student services. Along with typed application, please submit three letters of recommendation, a photograph of the applicant, transcript and an essay, which is located on the back of the application. Please pick up applications from Ms. Lawson.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. 
The Hickory Alumnae Chapter will award four $1500 scholarships along with four $500 book awards to females of African American descent who are graduating high school seniors and will be attending a 4-year college or university in the summer or fall 2018 semester. There will be one scholarship and one book award per county. Please submit a printed or typed application (dated and signed), two letters of recommendation (one from a teacher, counselor or admin and one from a community member), a copy of your transcript, a copy of your ACT/SAT scores and a copy of your college acceptance letter. Applications are due no later than May 15th. 
National Scholarships:
     Deadline: May 31, 2018

Check back each week for more scholarship opportunities as this page will be updated as they arrive at our office. An application request form will be used this year to streamline the process and will be available shortly in both Google Form and hard copy format.