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Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities for current Seniors (Class of 2018) 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 updated frequently.

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

 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 2017                                 November 2017                             December 2017

Scholarships for the Class of 2018 will be posted on this website once they become available.   

 

The Silver Pen Writing Competition
Deadline:  December 9, 2017
Open to all graduating seniors - no GPA requirements.  Sponsored by Senior Living Comminities.  Students must live within 25 of a participating community.  Davie High's participating community is Homestead Hills in Winston-Salem.  Winners are selected based on the response to an essay question.  This year's prompt:  "
Compare and contrast the influence of technology in your life versus the role of human interaction and mentoring your life. Which had the biggest influence on your personal life goals? Please elaborate in your response."
For more information and the complete application please click here.


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship
Deadline:  January 4, 2018
Open to graduating seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA who demonstrate leadership, drive, and integrity.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


 Mocksville Women's Club Scholarship
Deadline:  January 31, 2018 (Plan to mail no later than January 24)
Open to graduating female students.  All senior females may apply.  Scholarship will be awarded based on community service, volunteerism, scholastic record, and extracurricular activities.
For more information and the complete application please click here.


Honors GradU Scholarship: Design a Better Future
Deadline:  February 11, 2018
Open to all graduating seniors planning to continue their education.  Read the requirements and submit a proposal for how you will better your community.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


NCHSAA Scholarships
Deadline:  February 16, 2017
Multiple scholarships available on this site for high school athletes.  There are scholarships specific to wrestlers, lacrosse players, baseball players, female varsity athletes, minority athletes, students who play multiple varsity sports, distinguished athletes.
For a listing and the link to all applications please click here.  


Davie Community Foundation Scholarships
Deadline:  February 19, 2018
Apply for over 60 local scholarships with one application.  Scholarships are for students going to Community College, Four year college, and trade schools.  They are awarded to students who have been involved in community service, or those with high GPAs, or who have participated in high school sports, or have participated in the arts, or who have a high financial need. 
All seniors planning to continue their education should apply!
For more information and the complete application please click here.


Yadtel Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship
Deadline:  March 1, 2018
Open to graduating seniors with at least a "C (2.0)" GPA, planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college, and express an interest in returning to a rural community.
For more information and the complete application please click here. 


Golden Leaf Foundation Scholarship
Deadline:  March 1, 2018
Open to graduating seniors planning to attend a public or private college in North Carolina.   Davie County residents are eligible to apply.
For more information and the complete application please click here.


State Employee's Credit Union "People Helping People" Scholarship
Deadline:  March 7, 2018
Open to graduating seniors who meet the following criteria:
1. Must be a member of SECU or eligible for membership (i.e. child of a member)
2. Must be planning to attend one of the 16 UNC system schools
3.  Have filed a FAFSA form
4. Have at least 2.5 GPA
5. Be a US Citizen
Completed applications are to be returned to Student Services.
For more information please click here. 
For the complete application please click here.