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Scotland County Schools has accepted the Challenge.
We are competing against High Schools across North Carolina in the ‘NC First in FAFSA’ Challenge to Send More Students to College.
“The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is the first step to free or affordable college"
Log on to https://studentaid.gov/fsa-id/sign-in/landing (Links to an external site.) and complete your FAFSA. Scotland High School students will be entered into a drawing for door prizes.
For assistance contact College Central at 910 276 7370.
Introducing the College Board Opportunity Scholarships. A Clearer Path to College for All Students. Applying to college is a complicated process, College Board has created a program that guides you through it.The College Board Opportunity Scholarships program is currently open to all class of 2020 and class of 2021 students in the United States, Puerto Rico, and US territories, regardless of citizenship status. For the class of 2021, US citizens and residents attending Department of Defense Education Activity schools abroad may also participate. Students in the class of 2022 will be eligible in late 2020. For more information, please see Official Rules.
Prepare for the ACT
ACT provides useful webinars that may be helpful. We hope you can use the information presented to make informed choices on which prep tools to use before upcoming ACT test dates! Click the recording of the webinar, along with the slideshow and other resources concerning ACT test prep.
Click HERE for FAFSA Information and Financial Aid Tips for students affected by Coronavirus.
National Scholarship Programs
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s scholarship programs are designed to encourage and support outstanding students who work hard and have financial need. Our scholarships provide financial assistance and academic support to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. In addition to the monetary award, students join a thriving network of over 2,600 Cooke Scholars. Students receive upto $40,000.00 per year.
Scholarships awarded by The Center for Native Scholarships are awarded to enrolled members of a federally recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group OR provide documentation of ancestry to possession of one-fourth degree Indian blood of a federally recognized tribe. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC) and Financial Needs Form (FNF) which is always available at www.aigcs.org where you may also review the AIGC Online Application Instructions.
The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides a multi-faceted experience designed to not only address the financial needs of minority students who aspire to attend college but also to guide them through the process of higher education.
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a university degree. Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.
ndigenous Education, Inc. serves American Indian and Alaska Native students pursuing post-secondary education. Mission: Providing elevated opportunities for American Indian and Alaska Native college students through empowering them with an engaging scholarship experience designed to support their success in higher education.