About the Scholarship

Golden LEAF Scholars Program - Two-Year Colleges is established to help North Carolinians to attend NC Community College. From the beginning of the scholarship program, the foundation has provided over 15,000 scholarships to North Carolina students to assist them economically towards their studies. Awards can be applied to cover tuition, fees, books, college fees, transportation. The students need to demonstrate economical burden in view of academic education.  In order to this scholarship opportunity, an applicant must have a greater financial need for the purpose of their academic study.

Students must contact the financial aid office of their college to get to know about scholarship application guidelines, document requirements and also the deadline.


Award Amount:

The scholarship is awarding $1500 to any number of applicants who demonstrate financial need.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Students must be attending or be planning to attend any of North Carolina’s participating community colleges who reside in a qualifying county.

  •  Students who are in financial need eligible to apply.