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Central Davidson High School

2747 NC Hwy 47 | Lexington, NC 27292 phone Phone: 336-357-2920 phone Fax: 336-357-5175
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Scholarships- Start Your Search Now!

Make sure you check out the scholarship search links on the left side of screen!
This will be the location where we will place information about scholarships that we have received. Please check back often!
Note- We receive information on a small percentage of scholarships available to you. Please use the scholarship search engines on the left to do your own searching. Also, don't forget to search the websites of colleges and universities you are applying. The largest funds can come from the school you attend through merit/need based scholarships and aid.

*** ADK Scholarships- Email with applications sent to student emails. Due February 1!!!

*** Allegacy Credit Union Scholarships- Deadline February 1!

*** Automotive Technician Scholarships- numerous scholarships

Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship- for students wanting to work on cars after they are made
Other Automotive Scholarship links

*** Beyond the Cure Ambassador Scholarship- apply if you have survived childhood cancer- $3500- 40 awards- Deadline March 31, 2019!


*** Davidson County Teaching Scholarships- Davidson County has teaching scholarships for students willing to return to the county to teach. Early 2019

*** Delta Sigma Theta Sorority- Must be African American female to apply. Deadline March 31, 2019!

See Ms. Paul in office for application.

*** Donald and Barbara Mozley Scholarship- $5000- 7 awards- Deadline March 15, 2019!


***Foundation for the Carolinas- This foundation offers scholarships in the Carolinas. Search to see if any apply to you.

*** Gamma Alpha Scholarship- Female students- Due March 15, 2019!!!


*** Golden Leaf Scholarship- large scholarships for students who demonstrate financial need. Available for 2 and 4 year colleges. Deadline in March!

*** Information Security Undergraduate Scholarship- $5000- 20 awards- Deadline March 1, 2019!


*** KFC Reach Educational Grant- must be a KFC Employee- $3000- 50 awards- Deadline March 28, 2019!


*** Light on the Hill Society Scholarship- UNC Chapel Hill- African American students- Deadline March 3, 2019!


*** Live Beard Scholarship- Easy to apply. Don't need to have a beard. Deadline August 1, 2019!


*** NC Reach- Age 18-25 AND aged out of NC public foster care OR adopted from foster care after age 12. Potential full paid scholarship.

DO NOT APPLY your senior year. Wait until the summer after you graduate to apply!

*** NC Athletic Association Scholarships- various deadlines into the spring

*** NC State Scholarships- various deadlines. Make sure you don't miss any!

*** Redfin Scholarship- $2500- Deadline January 31, 2019!


*** Safe Pedestrians Scholarship- $1000- Deadline January 31, 2019!


*** SECU People Helping People Scholarships- Worth $10,000- Applications emailed to seniors on Jan 14, 2019. Due to Ms. Paul by March 12!

*** The Point Scholarship- National LGBTQ Scholarship fund- 4 year and 2 year scholarships- Deadline January 28!

*** UNCF Scholarships- multiple dates and scholarships throughout the year

*** VIP Voice Scholarship- $5000- Deadline January 31, 2019!


Scholarships below have passed deadlines- great for underclassmen to explore options. Some are also available for you to apply while in college!

*** ACT Champion Scholarship- 22 or higher composite on ACT exam, have overcome obstacles in life. 

*** Appalachian State Access Scholarship- Full paid- Need based

*** AXA Achievement Scholarship- over $1.4 MILLION in scholarships annually- December 14!

*** Burger King Scholarships- $3.7 MILLION each year- December 15

*** Cheatham- White Scholarship- NC A&T- November 15

**** Coca Cola Scholars- 1,400 scholarships each year- $3.55 million!!!- October 31

*** CrossLites Scholarship Program- $4000- 27 awards- Deadline December 31!

*** Dell Scholars- December 1

*** Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship- have at least one parent of Hispanic ancestry- November 30

*** ELKS Most Valuable Student Scholarship- November 15

*** Final Fantasy Fan Scholarship- $1000- Deadline December 15!

*** Foot Locker Scholar Athletes- $20,000- 20 Awards- Deadline December 14!

*** Gates Millennium Scholars- HUGE Scholarship for minority students. Deadline Sept 18!

*** GE- Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program- $10K per year for 4 years.- January 4

*** Horatio Alger Scholarships- Need based- $16 million awarded in 2018. Deadline October 25!

*** James Cox Photography Scholarships- $2500- 11 awards- November 15, 2018

*** MIT Think Scholars- $1000 to complete a proposed project- January 1!

*** Overachievers Student Grant- $12,500- 1 award- Deadline December 31!

*** Physics Teacher Scholarship- December 1

*** Ron Brown Scholarship Program- African American Students- $40,000, 10 awards- January 9!

*** Science Ambassador Scholarship- A full–tuition scholarship for a woman in science, technology, engineering, or math. Deadline December 11!

*** Shelton Leadership Scholarship- NC State- Apply to NC State by October 15!

*** Sixt Scholarship- November 30

*** Space Club Scholarship- November 30

*** Stop Hunger Scholarship- Scholarship $ for student and $ for their project.- December 5

***Teaching Fellow Scholars- Elon, Methodist, UNC, UNCC, NC State. $4,125/semester. Deadline Jan 7!

*** Thiel Fellowship- $100,000- 30 awards- Deadline December 31!

This is NOT a scholarship, but a grant for students who want to "build and design things" instead of going to a traditional college.

*** US JCI Foundation Scholarships- follow directions carefully and send to NC rep on website. Postmark deadline January 11!

*** Wendy's Heisman Scholarship- Deadline October 17!