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Scholarships

Opportunities

Opportunities

Cumberland Community Foundation manages more than 60 scholarship endowment funds created by local individuals, families, civic organizations, and corporations who want to provide a path to higher education for future generations. 

This year Cumberland Community Foundation (CCF) will award $734,000 in college scholarships to students from southeastern North Carolina.

Click below for the list of scholarships selected by CCF’s Community Scholarship Committee.

Due to renewals, some scholarships are not available to new applicants. 

Other scholarships are selected by external selection committees at the individual high schools. Make sure to check with your high school guidance office to learn about more scholarship opportunities.  

Watch this video to learn more about how the Jernigan family honors their sister's memory through the Brenda Jernigan Memorial Scholarship.

Additional Scholarships

Apply for the Human Relations Scholarship.  The application and additional information can be found at this link.  The deadline to apply is April 8, 2020. 

https://fayettevillenc.gov/government/city-departments/human-relations