Felicia Brewer Opportunity Scholarship

Administering Organization: Triangle Community Foundation


The purpose of the Felicia Brewer Opportunity Scholarship is to create a life-transforming opportunity for immigrant or first generation students who have overcome significant adversity, giving them the opportunity to pursue their dreams and improve their lives through education or training. The Scholarship will be awarded to students who have attended a Chapel Hill –Carrboro City Schools district high school. The Fund has been created in memory of Felice (Felicia) Berkman Brewer by her father-in-law, Donald Brewer.

Amount & Use of Funds

Up to $80,000

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 2.0 GPA and submit semester reports in order to continue receiving funding.


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

  • Minimum GPA: None
  • Residency Requirements: None
  • High School Restrictions: This scholarship is restricted to current students or alumni of a Chapel Hill-Carrboro City High School.
  • Plan of Study Restrictions: None
  • This scholarship is restricted to immigrants, refugees, or first-generation US citizens.

Application Deadline

March 1, 2020

How To Apply

Our universal application will open in mid-November!

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Julia Da Silva

Programs & Scholarships Associate
Phone 919.474.8370 ext: 4028
Email [email protected]