Triangle Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2013-2014 academic year. Information and applications are available on their website: http://www.trianglecf.org/grants_support/view_scholarships/
The GlaxoSmithKline Opportunity Scholarship is available to US Citizens who are residents of Orange, Durham, and Wake counties who have overcome significant adversity. Scholarships must be used for a public higher education institute in North Carolina. Application deadline is March 15, 2013.
The Shaver-Hitchings Scholarship is provided for graduate students with a demonstrated commitment to working with alcoholism, drug abuse and addictive disorder treatment, or with preventive education on the subject of addiction. Application deadline is March 15, 2013.
The Kathryn H. Wallace Award for Artists in Community Service is awarded annually to recognize an individual practicing artist residing in Wake, Durham, Orange, or Chatham counties who has made a significant contribution to the Triangle community. Application deadline is March 15, 2013.
The iContact Foundation Scholarship promotes educational advancement by offering competitive scholarship opportunities for the children of persons employed by iContact at any time from its creation in 2003 through February 2012. Application deadline is March 30, 2013.
The Umesh and Usha Gulati Scholarship will support graduating seniors from Durham’s Southern High School with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Recipients will be selected based on academic merit, financial need, and an outstanding motivation for higher education success. Application deadline is March 30, 2013.
The Scholarship for Refugees and Immigrants of Wake County will provide financial awards for refugee and immigrant high school graduates who reside in Wake County to continue their education in a post-secondary setting. Application deadline is April 15, 2013.
If you need additional assistance, please contact Gina Andersen, Scholarships and Community Outreach Coordinator, at Gina@trianglecf.org or (919) 474-8370.