We envision a community where everyone who wishes to can obtain a degree, regardless of financial barriers, and access living wage employment. We are committed to doing this work in partnership with generous donors and through community collaboration. As a partner for students seeking higher education, we offer scholarships, awards, and other resources to assist you.


Student Services

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Apply for a Scholarship or Award

We currently administer many scholarship and award funds established by individual donors and organizations. Each scholarship and award has a searchable and unique set of eligibility criteria, application processes, and deadlines.

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Resources Available to Help You

Navigating the college application process can be daunting and confusing! Whether you have questions about scholarships and awards or financial aid, we are here to provide resources to help you complete these applications.


Challenge has never been a stranger to Cristina Bass. Growing up an immigrant and DACA recipient didn’t stop her from pursuing dreams of helping her community, rather, they fueled her drive to ensure it happened. As the registered nurse and former recipient of the Felicia Brewer Opportunity Scholarship now finds herself working in healthcare during a time of real crisis, she reflects back on the opportunity she worked hard for, and the role she now plays in the current pandemic.

Frequently Asked Questions

We know you have questions! Below are answers to questions we hear often.

General Scholarship FAQs

Triangle Community Foundation Scholarship Applications FAQs

Please note: These tips are for scholarships managed internally by the Foundation. Some scholarship applications are managed externally by other groups such as high schools or fraternities and overseen by the Foundation. If you are not sure who administers a scholarship application process, please ask us.