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     2018-2019 Scholarships

     

    Senior Scholarship Breakfast

    May 23, 2019 

    9:00am

     

    EXPIRED - Buies Creek Alumni Association Scholarship - To be eligible, your immediate family member must have attended, taught at, or been employed by Buies Creek High School, or you must have completed Buies Creek Ele School and Harnett Central Middle before enrolling at HCHS. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by May 16, 2019.      Buies Creek Alumni Application

     

    EXPIRED - Harnett Area Council (Harnett Area Board of Realtors) Scholarship - $1000. Requirements: 2 letters of recommendation, 2 page essay, transcript, winner must attend a meeting of the Harnett Area Council. Return Completed applications to Ms Stewart by May 9, 2019.  Harnett Area Council Scholarship Application

     

    Expired - Kiwanis Club of Angier Scholarship - Kiwanis Club of Angier Scholarship Application Return completed application to Ms Stewart by May 6, 2019.

     

    Expired: The Patrick Jefferson Dennis Memorial Scholarship - This scholarship is a $1000 scholarship awarded to a HC senior who is planning to attend a 4-year college or university, who excelled in one or more varsity sports, who has maintained at least a 3.0 GPA, and who is a US citizen. Completed application is due to Ms Stewart by April 1, 2019.                                                                       Patrick Dennis Memorial Scholarship

     

    Expired: The Rotary Club of Lillington Scholarship - 4 $1000 Scholarships available for applicants attending either HCHS or WHHS. Applicants must be planning to attend a 4-year college or university. Return completed applications to Ms Stewart by April 1, 2019.  Rotary Club Scholarship

     

    Expired: The Harnett County Farm Bureau Scholarship - $500. Applicant must be entering the field of Agriculture along with a satisfactory scholastic record, leadership potential and good moral character. Parents or legal guardian of applicant MUST be Farm Bureau Members. Applicant must be planning to enroll in a university or community college. Applications must be submitted to the Farm Bureau Office by April 1, 2019.   Farm Bureau Scholarship Application                     

     

    EXPIRED - Society of Accountants Scholarship - Applicants must be a NC resident and be planning to pursue a degree in accounting. You are responsible for mailing the completed application before April 15, 2019.                                     

    NC Society of Accountants Scholarship

     

    Expired - Williamson Insurance Scholarship - $1000 to an applicant in Wake, Johnston, or Harnett County planning to attend a 2 or 4 yr college and major in business, risk management/insurance, accounting, marketing or other business-related fields. Applicant must have a weighted GPA of at least 3.5. Applicants are responsible for mailing their application. Application must be postmarked by April 16, 2019.   Williamson Insurance Scholarship

     

    Expired - Gamma Pi Scholarship - $300 scholarship for an applicant planning to pursue a career in education. 1 student from HCHS will receive this scholarship. Applicants must be a female from the senior class and rank in the top 20% of the class. Applicants should also be active in their school and community and demonstrate good character. Return completed applications to Ms Stewart by April 23, 2019.   Gamma Pi Scholarship

     

    Expired - Harnett County Principal's and Assistant Principal's Scholarship - 1 student from HCHS will be awarded this $1000 scholarship. Applicants must be ranked in the top 10% of the senior class, have at least a 20 composite ACT score or at least a 1344 SAT score, and must be planning to attend a 2 or 4 yr college. Applicants must also be active in their school and community and must have a relative currently employed by Harnett County Schools. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by April 24, 2019.  HC Principals and AP Scholarship

     

    Expired - NEW DEADLINE! Heather Dawn Hales Scholarship - $5000 scholarship awarded over 4 years to a graduating senior from either a Harnett County or Cumberland County high school who is planning to attend East Carolina University. Those applying must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicants are responsible for mailing their applications. Applications must be mailed by April 20, 2019.  Heather Dawn Hales Scholarship

     

    Expired: The DHS Friends Scholarship - Applicant's immediate family must have attended or taught/been employed at Dunn High School. Completed applications should be mailed and received no later than March 31, 2019. DHS Friends Scholarship

     

    Expired: Alice Tart Butler Bagget Memorial Scholarship - The applicant's immediate family member must have attended, taught or worked at Dunn High School. Applicants must have a GPA of at least a 2.63. Applicants must be planning to attend either Campbell University, Western Carolina University, Barton College, or UNC-Chapel Hill. Applications must be mailed and received no later than March 31, 2019.   Alice Tart Butler Baggett Memorial Scholarship

     

    Expired: Hilda Crocker Wilson Scholarship Endowment - Applicants must be planning to major in education and must be a direct descendant of an alumnus or faculty/staff member of the former Dunn High School. The applicant must have at least a 2.63 GPA. Completed applications must be mailed and received no later than March 31, 2019.  Hilda Crocker Wilson Endowment Scholarship

     

    Expired:  The State Employees Credit Union People Helping People Scholarship - One senior from HCHS will receive this $10,000 scholarship. To be eligible, you or your parent/guardian must be a member of the State Employees Credit Union (does not include Local Government Federal Credit Union or NC Press Association Credit Union). Preference will be given to students whose parents or guardians and family members are public sector employees who live and work in NC. Those applying must be accepted to and planning to attend one of the 16 campus of the University of NC System. Applicants must be a US citizen and eligible for in-state tuition. Applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA and be eligible for financial aid. Applicants must demonstrate leadership, community service, excellance of character, and integrity. An interview with a HCHS scholarship committee is required. Complete the application, essay and consent form and return to Ms Stewart by Feb. 22, 2019.              SECU Eligibility Requirements              Guidelines for Writing Scholarship Bio            SECU Application              SECU Consent Form

     

    EXPIRED:  The Patricia Tew Coats Memorial Scholarship - This $500 scholarship is awarded to an outstanding senior based on the candidate's character, scholastic records, evidence of intellectual promise, demonstration of ambition, and need for financial assistance. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by March 22, 2019.  Patricia Tew Coats Memorial Scholarship

     

    Expired - NC Federation of Republican Women Scholarship for Child of NC Military - $1000. Due date April 15, 2019. 

     NC Federation of Republican Women Scholarship

     

    Expired - Harnett County Association of Educational Office Professionals Scholarship - One senior from a Harnett County High School will receive this $500 scholarship. Appliants must be attending a university or community college following high school. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by April 24, 2019.  HCAEOP Scholarship Application

     

    Expired - Samuel Council Scholarship - 4 $1000 scholarships per school will be awarded to applicants from Harnett or Cumberland Counties. Applicants must be from a single parent household and/or low income home and must be planning to attend a university or community college. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 but not a GPA higher than a 3.0. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by April 23, 2019.  Samuel Council Scholarship Application 

     

    Expired - Friends Fighting Cancer Scholarship - The applicant or the applicant's parent or grandparent is currently or has been a cancer patient. Applicants must be planning to attend a community college or university following high school. Applicant is responsible for mailing the scholarship application. Turn completed applications in to Ms Stewart by April 25, 2019.  Friends Fighting Cancer Scholarship Application

     

    Expired: Hal Bradley Scholarship - One senior from HCHS will be awarded this $1000 scholarship named in honor of Coach Hal Bradley. Applicants must be planning to attend a 4-year college, must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, must be a citizen of the US, and must be a Harnett County resident for at least 3 yrs. School and community activities will be taken into consideration. Also, students who have played a varsity sport(s) throughout high school will be considered first. Completed applications should be returned to Ms Stewart by April 5, 2019.  Hal Bradley Scholarship Application

     

    Expired: Angier Masonic Lodge Scholarship - $1000 scholarship awarded to a member of the HC senior class. Decisions are based on the applicant's academics, financial need, and civic involvement. Applications must be postmarked by        April 1, 2019. The address is included in the application. Angier Masonic Lodge Scholarship

     

    Expired: Janice Scott Memorial Scholarship - Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and must be planning to attend a 4-year university. Applicants must have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in school and community activities. The combined adjusted income of the applicant's parent(s) can't exceed $50,000. The applicant is responsible for mailing the completed application. Due date March 31, 2019.  Janice Scott Memorial Application

     

    Expired:  Delta Sigma Theta Sorority (Clinton Alumnae Chapter) Scholarship - This scholarship is available for seniors planning to further their education at a 4-year college/university. Applicants are responsible for mailing in their completed applications by February 28, 2019. The mailing address is included on the application.   Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship Application

     

    Expired: Harnett County Home Builders Association Scholarship - The first preference for the scholarships will be to students of Harnett County Home Builders Association members and/or students pursuing a career in a construction related field (drafting, engineering, carpentry, electrical, etc). However, ALL students entering their freshman year at a 4-year college or community college are eligible for these scholarships depending on the number of applications received. There will be 3 $1000 scholarships. Applicants are responsible for mailing their completed application in by March 29, 2019. The address is included on the application.  Harnett County Home Builders Scholarship

     

    Expired: Earl Stephenson Scholarship - The applicant must be a dependent of an active duty, retired, or deceased fire fighter or be planning to pursue a major in fire science. Applicants must have at least a "C" average and be planning to attend a 4-year college or community college. One qualifying student from HCHS will be awarded this $500 scholarship. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by April 12, 2019. Earl Stephenson Scholarship Application

     

    Expired:  Golden Leaf Scholarships - The Golden Leaf Scholarship Program provide scholarships for Harnett County seniors who plan to attend a 4-year university and scholarships for those planning to attend a 2-year community college. Seniors applying must be a resident of Harnett County and demonstrate financial need. Seniors applying for the 4-year college/university scholarship must also have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The 4-year college/university scholarship is $3000 a year for 4 years. The 2-year community college scholarship is $750 a semester. Deadline for the 4-year college/university scholarship is  March 1, 2019. Deadline for the 2-year community college scholarship is March 15, 2019. To apply for the 4-year university scholarship, visit CFNC.org/goldenleaf. To apply for the 2-year community college scholarship, visit the website of the community college you are planning to attend.

     

    EXPIRED: The Sandra Beasley Memorial Scholarship - This scholarship is a $500 scholarship awarded to a HC senior who is planning to attend a 4-year college or community college, who has excelled in at least 2 business classes, and who has maintained at least a 2.5 GPA. Completed application is due to Ms Stewart by March 22, 2019.    Sandra Beasley Scholarship Application

     

    Expired: Harnett County Business Education Partnership Scholarship - $500. One student from HCHS will receive this scholarship. Requirements: work a part-time job, minimum GPA of 3.0, must be accepted to a college or university, 2 letters of recommendation, copy of transcript. Completed application is due to Ms Stewart by March 29, 2019.     HCBEP Application

     

    Expired - Campbell University Teaching Scholars - Scholarship award is $8500 per year for 4 years. See attatchment for information. CU Teaching Scholars Information Brochure

     

    Expired:  Neills Creek Ruritan Club Scholarship - $1200 scholarship. Minimum 3.5 GPA required. Applicant must be a US citizen and involved in community service and school activities. Return completed application to Ms Stewart by Feb. 1, 2019  Neills Creek Ruritan Scholarship Application

     

    Expired - NC Child Support Council Scholarship - The scholarship is available for NC seniors whose parent receives child support or whose parent is a member of the child support council. Applicants are responsible for mailing the completed application. The address is included on the application. Due date is April 19, 2019.                                                 Child Support Scholarship Application

     

    Expired-UNC Light on the Hill Society Scholarship - 10 scholarships available to UNC-Chapel Hill for 1st year African American students. To apply visit alumni.unc.edu/loth Application deadline is March 3, 2019

     

    Expired-Matthew Graziadei Achievement Scholarship - Awarded to a NC High School Senior with a Disability. Deadline is Feb. 13, 2019. Applicant is responsible for mailing application by deadline. Information and Application - Matthew Graziadei Scholarship Application

     

    Expired:  Better Business Bureau Torch Schoalrships - Torch Scholarship Application Application must be mailed by     Jan. 25, 2019.

     

    Expired-Sandhills PRIDE Scholarship - PRIDE Application Application must be mailed by March 8, 2019.

     

     

    EXPIRED- Couch Oil Cares Scholarship Program (in partnership with the Durham Bulls) - $1000 scholarships awarded to 6 individuals across a 16-county area (including Harnett). Applicants must be planning to attend a 4-year university or community college. Completed applications must be postmarked or emailed by June 21, 2019. Scholarship winners will be recognized at the Durham Bulls baseball game on Aug. 8th.   Couch Oil Cares Scholarship

     

    Expired-University of North Carolina Morehead Cain Scholarship - HC will nominate 3 seniors to compete for the Morehead Cain Scholarship. Complete an application and return it to Ms Stewart in guidance by Sept. 14 (the deadline has been extended). Those who turn in an application will be called for a private interview by the scholarship committee. The Morehead Cain is a full tuition scholarship and is one of the most prestigious scholaships in the country. To learn more about the Morehead Cain, visit moreheadcain.org.  Morehead Cain - scholarship committee application

     

    Expired-North Carolina State University Park Scholarship - HC will nominate 2 seniors for the Park Scholarship. Complete an application and return it to Ms Stewart in guidance by Sept. 14 (the deadline has been extended). Those who turn in an application will be called for a private interview by the scholarship committee.The Park Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship. To learn more about the Park, visit park.ncsu.edu.  Application for Nomination

     

    Expired-NCSU Goodnight Scholars - The Goodnight Scholars program was created to assist middle and low income students in North Carolina who are interested in a career in a STEM related field. For information and to complete the application, visit www.goonight.ncsu.edu. Deadline: Dec. 1, 2018

     

    Expired-UNCC Levine Scholars Program - This scholarship is a full tuition scholarship to UNC- Charlotte. If you are interested in this scholarship, please see Ms Stewart in guidance by Sept. 28, 2018.

     

    Expired-Thomas Wolfe Scholarship -  This scholarship is available for student writers planning to attend UNC. For an application and more information:  Thomas Wolfe Information

     

    EXPIRED - Lenior Rhyne University Teaching Scholars - This scholarship ($5500 per year) is available for seniors who are interested in attending Lenior Rhyne University and pursuing a major in education. Apply at: edu.lr.edu/teachingscholars 

     

    EXPIRED - Teaching Fellows Scholarships - If you are interested in entering the field of education, look at the following schools who now offer the Teaching Fellows Scholarship: UNCG, Elon University, Meredith College, UNC Chapel Hill, NC State, and UNC Charlotte. The Teaching Fellows Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship contingent on an agreement that the receiving student agrees to teach for 4 yrs following college. You must apply early admission. 

     

    Expired: The NC Hispanic College Fund and The NC Society of Hispanic Professionals Scholarships - Visit the folowing websites for information and applications: www.thencnshp.org and www.thenchsp.org  Scholarships range from $500 to $2500. Those applying for either scholarship must be planning to attend a 2-4 year college. Application deadlines are Jan. 15, 2019.

     

    Expired: Fuquay Varina Women's Club Sallie Southall Cotten Scholarship - Application and Directions are attached. Completed applications are due to Ms Stewart by Dec. 12th.   Sallie Southall Application

     

    Expired: Farm City Week Scholarship - This scholarship is available to seniors who are interested in pursuing a degree or career in agriculture. Pick up an application from Ms Stewart in the guidance office. The student is responsible for mailing the completed application by Nov. 7th.