Webinars

Financial Aid Basics

We know that financial aid is confusing! This 11-minute webinar covers the basics of understanding your options for paying for college.

Please click here to view the webinar.

Scholarship Applications

When you’re applying for scholarships, how can you communicate your true self to the selection committee? This 20-minute webinar goes over each piece of a scholarship application as well as other common questions about scholarships and offers tips on how to share your story.

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Writing Resources

Students have shared that they need writing resources as they think about writing essays for college admissions or scholarship applications. Reach out to your guidance counselors or those in your support system for suggestions!

Many colleges also offer writing resources around these topics. Two examples are below, to get you started.

Additional Triangle-Area Scholarships

Still looking for scholarships? Check out these other scholarships available to Triangle students

  • Central Carolina Community College Foundation: Available to students attending Central Carolina Community College
  • College Foundation of North Carolina: Available to North Carolina residents (specific criteria for each opportunity varies)
  • Durham Tech Foundation: Available to students attending Durham Tech Community College
  • Goodnight Scholars Program (NC State University): Available to students from low and middle-income families from North Carolina who intend on pursuing a science, engineering, technology, mathematics (STEM) or STEM education major at NC State University.
  • Latino Community Credit Union: Available to members planning to attend (and accepted to) college in the US
  • North Carolina Community Foundation: Available to North Carolina residents (specific criteria for each opportunity varies)
  • Park Scholarship (NC State University): Available to US citizens or permanent residents that are applying for fall, first-year admission into an undergraduate program at NC State
  • Wake Tech Foundation: Available to students enrolled in Curriculum programs at Wake Tech, with a GPA of at least 2.0 and a minimum enrollment of 6 credit hours during the semester(s) in which the scholarship is awarded