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Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities for current Seniors (Class of 2019) will be posted on this site as they come into our office.  Most local scholarship applications will not come available until November or later.  Please check this page often as it is frequently updated.

Many national scholarships can be found using scholarship search engines.  A few good  scholarship search engines are:
 www.fastweb.com 
 www.studentscholarships.org 

Spokeo Scholarship Resource  

Resources for Undocumented students 
More resources for Undocumented students 


 Helpful Financial Aid Resources   
CFNC Booklet:  Student Financial Aid for North Carolinians
Information on changes to FAFSA for the 2017-18 College Academic Year (High School Class of 2017)
Lendedu Financial Aid Tutorial  
CFNC Financial Aid Workshop Powerpoint 

Monthly Newsletter

A newsletter is sent out each month with additional scholarship and college information.  Seniors will have an opportunity to put their email and a parent email on the distribution list the first few weeks in September.  If you would like to make sure you are on the list, please email your counselor. 

October 2018                    November 2018                        December 2018


Scholarships for the Class of 2019 will be posted on this website once they become available.      

 The Silver Pen Writing Competition
Deadline:  December 14, 2018
Essay contest open to all graduating seniors who live within 25 miles of a participating community.  Davie High's community is Homestead Hills in Winston-Salem.  Essay topic this year is "Failures and mistakes are invevitable despite our best attempts to avoid them.  Thomas Edison perfectly captured the idea that mistakes don't define a person, instead they present opportunities to learn, grow, and be in a better position to succeed.  Write an essay about your experience in learning from your failures".
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


Greenhouse Scholars
Deadline:  December 17, 2018
Open to graduating seniors with an unweighted GPA of 3.5 and higher who are planning to attend a 4 year university.
For more information and the complete application please click here.


NC Teaching Fellows Scholarship
Deadline:  January 7, 2019
Open to students planning a career in teaching/education.  Available at NC State, UNC Chapel Hill, UNC Charlotte, Meredith College, and Elon University.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


Mocksville Woman's Club Scholarship
Deadline:  January 31, 2019 (Plan to mail no later than 1/24/19)
Open to graduating female students who are residents of Davie County.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


The Carolinas Credit Union Foundation Scholarship
Deadline:  February 1, 2019
Open to students who are members of the War Eagle Credit Union or Members Credit Union with at least a 3.0 unweighted GPA.
For more information and the complete application please click here.


Florence Kidder Memorial Scholarship
Deadline:  February 3, 2019
Open to a graduating senior planning to attend a college or university in North Carolina.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


Davie Community Foundation Scholarships
Deadline:  February 12, 2019
Over 80 scholarships in one application.  Scholarships for all types of students and post secondary plans.  Every college (four year or community) bound student at Davie High should complete this application.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


SECU People Helping People Scholarship
Deadline:  March 15, 2019
Open to graduating seniors who are planning to attend one of the 16 UNC system schools.  Completed applications are to be returned to Student Services by the deadline.  Please be sure to follow all instructions.  This scholarship is valued at $10,000 over four years.
How to write your biography for the SECU Scholarship 
SECU People Helping People Student Application
(This form must be completed as a word document and typed.  If you need help please see your counselor.)
Media Release Consent Form


NC Hospitality Education Foundation Scholarships
Deadline:  March 20, 2019
One application for several scholarships.  You should have at least a 3.0 GPA to apply.  Some scholarhips are for students planning for culinary or hospitality careers.  Some scholarships are for students whose parents work in these industries.
For more information and the complete application please click here.