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Community Scholarships -Timeline and Information

Timeline for Community Scholarship Award Cycle

This table provides an overview of opportunities available. Answer every question on the application in order to be offered applications for which you are eligible. 

Timeline for Community Scholarship Cycle – FAFSA required for most :

January 17, 2024:  For renewable scholarships - deadline for application to renew (online) 

February 19, 2024:  Online application available

March 25, 2024:  Application deadline at 11:59 PM  

March 26– April 19, 2024:  Application processing

April 24 – May 8, 2024:  Selection committee meet to review and make awards

May 9-10, 2024: Students receive notification of awards

May 23, 2024:  Scholarship Awards Presentation (4pm at Cape Fear Botanical Garden) 

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December 31, 2023 -  The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is available. Go to FAFSA.Gov to complete your application. (Required for all need-based scholarships.) 

Click here to go to the FAFSA application