Elizabeth Marie Roberts Scholarship

Amount

$8,000

Application Deadline

March 1, 2020

Administering Organization: Triangle Community Foundation

Purpose

The Elizabeth Marie Roberts Scholarship was established through Dr. Roberts’ Last Will and Testament in order to continue her tradition of service by providing scholarships to students living in the community. The scholarship will provide financial awards for graduating seniors from Northern High School, Riverside High School, Voyager Academy, or Durham School of the Arts.  Recipients will be selected based on their character, academic record, service to the community and financial need, with preference given to students  pursuing degrees in health-related fields.

Amount & Use of Funds

$8,000

The scholarship may be used towards any need listed under the school’s total cost of attendance. The student is responsible for all other charges. Payments are made annually for up to 4 years, and the student must maintain a 2.5 GPA and submit semester reports in order to continue receiving funding.

Criteria

In order to be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum GPA: 2.5
  • Residency Requirements: Durham County
  • High School Restrictions: This scholarship is restricted to graduating seniors from Durham County
  • Plan of Study Restrictions: Applicants must plan to attend a public or private college or university in North Carolina
  • Preference will be given to students pursuing health-related degrees.

Application Deadline

March 1, 2020

How To Apply

This scholarship is part of our universal online application. When you log on to the online system, you will be prompted to enter some basic information through an eligibility quiz, and the system will present you with all the scholarships you are eligible for and their application questions. Please reach out to us if you have questions PRIOR to the deadline!

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