Please note that the deadline for this scholarship has passed.
At the April 2020 Board meeting, the Golden LEAF Foundation awarded $500,000 to the North Carolina Community College System to create a scholarship fund for North Carolina community college students affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Students who live in eligible rural counties that are tobacco-dependent or economically distressed, demonstrate financial need, and have been affected by COVID-19 are eligible to receive a scholarship for the current academic year. Scholarships are available now through June 2020. Read more.