CHCAA Scholarship Minimum Criteria

  • Open to African American female and male students
  • Currently enrolled in a high school in Orange County Schools, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, Chatham County Schools, N.C. School of Math and Science (home school/primary residence must be in Orange or Chatham County)
  • Plan to attend a two-year or four-year institution of higher education in the United States in the 2019-20 school year
  • Achieve a minimum high school unweighted GPA
  • (Grade Point Average) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Submit a 500 word essay
  • Scholarships will be awarded in the amounts of
  • $500 to $1,000 non-renewable.

Click Here to Download Scholarship Application

Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2019
Applications are also available at your guidance counselor’s office.

Please Contact: your school guidance counselor or CHCAA Scholarship Committee Chair, Ann Wilkerson at 919-265-3947