Morehead-Cain Scholarship http://www.moreheadcain.org/take-morehead-cain-scholar/ To be eligible for the Morehead-Cain, you must be: A competitive applicant to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on track to graduate in the spring, unmarried and without children. Please note that Morehead-Cain candidates are not permitted to apply to other colleges or universities under a binding Early Decision application plan. The application is now available. If you plan to apply, start your application today! The deadline to apply for all nominees is October 15, 2015.
Students seeking Carrboro High School endorsement should submit:
(1) Resume (2) completed Questionnaire (available in CIC), and (3) Transcript Request, to Dr. Wooten by Thursday, September 10.
Interviews with our CHS Scholarship Committee are scheduled for September 15 and 16.
Park Scholarship http://park.ncsu.edu/apply/selection-criteria/
To be eligible for a Park Scholarship, candidates must: be United States citizens (permanent residents are ineligible), and apply for fall, first-year admission into a baccalaureate program at NC State. At every stage of the selection process, the Park Scholarships selection committees evaluate candidates on four criteria: scholarship, leadership, service, and character. New for 2015: All Park Scholarships candidates must apply for admission to NC State by the October 15 deadline. The deadline for Park Scholarships-specific application materials remains November 1. October 1 :: School endorsement deadline. October 25 :: Self-endorsement deadline. Students seeking Carrboro High School endorsement should submit: (1) Resume, (2) Completed Questionnaire (available in CIC), and (3) Transcript Request to Dr. Wooten by Thursday, September 10. Interviews with our CHS Scholarship Committee are scheduled for September 15 and 16.
SENIORS -- Important Deadline for the Rensselaer Medalist Program!!! The Rensselaer Medal is designed to recognize students for excellence in advanced math and science.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTING OUR MEDALIST:
To be honored with the Rensselaer Medal Scholarship, a student must**
* Be ranked within the top 10% of the Class of 2016
* Demonstrate potential for success in a challenging academic setting
* Excel in advanced math and science courses (accepted students have completed chemistry, physics, and a minimum of four years of mathematics through pre-calculus, by the end of their high school senior year)
* Exhibit significant involvement in extracurricular activities.
If you would like to be considered for this program, please see Dr. Wooten before Friday, September 4th.