Scholarships
  • Scholarship updates will be sent through this website as well as the REMIND application.  If you would like to be added to the Senior Remind updates, text @nlhssenior to 81010.

    Coca Cola Scholars: The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.  Click here for more information and to apply online.  Deadline: October 31

    College Board Opportunity Scholarship: The Scholarship Program was created to celebrate and reward the effort students put into getting ready for college. The Scholarship Program seeks to clarify the complex college planning process and motivate and reward students to prepare for college with scholarships based on their efforts and action.  Visit the College Board website to learn more about this opportunity to earn scholarship money while preparing for college and the SAT.  Follow the six steps and be eligible for up to $40,000 in scholarship money.   

    Lenoir Rhyne University Teaching Fellows Program: The LRU Teaching Scholars Program awards scholarships to the best and brightest students who seek to become a future educator. Recipients of the scholarship award receive approx. $5,500 each year for their educational expenses. In addition, students may apply for financial aid, and if eligible, receive funds to further assist with educational expenses.  Apply online on the Lenoir Rhyne website.  Applications must be received by January 10th.

    In order for a student to be considered for the LRU Teaching Scholars Program scholarship award, he / she must have:

    1)            A minimum score of 1000 on the SAT, and

    2)            An ACT score of 20 or higher, and

    3)            A minimum 3.0 GPA will be considered for admission to LRU;  however its Teaching Scholars Program scholarship seeks a 3.5 GPA or higher.

    Morehead-Cain Scholarship: The Morehead-Cain Scholarship to UNC Chapel Hill is a four year scholarship awarded to seniors who demonstrate the qualities of leadership, scholarship, character, and physical vigor.  NLHS may nominate three students as school nominees. Applicants who would like to be nominated by the school must complete a nomination form and return to Ms Thornhill by 3:00 on Sept 17th.  Students may also self-nominate for this scholarship. Click here for more information and to access the online application.  Due: October 15th to the Morehead-Cain Foundation

    Park Scholarship: The Park Scholarship is a four-year scholarship awarded to seniors applying to NC State University on the basis of outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service and character.  North Lincoln may nominate two seniors as our school nominees. Applicants must complete a nomination form and return to Ms Thornhill by 3:00 on Sept 16th. Students may also self-nominate. The Park Scholarship application and information may be found on the NC State Park website. Click here for more information and to complete the online application.  Application is due to NC State by November 1st.