About the Scholarship

Jagannathan Scholarships is accredited and is produced by the College Foundation of North Carolina. The foundation promotes access to North Carolina higher education and assists students with education planning, career planning, and applying and paying for college.

Jagannathan Scholarships was started by industrialist N.C. Jagannathan, the scholarships were first awarded for the students in the academic year 1996-97


What is the application procedure?

  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need while applying for this scholarship grant.

  • The candidates are educated to present their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to get this award.

  • The candidates must proceed with the CSS profile each year.


Jagannathan Scholarships award amounts to

  • This scholarship award varies each year depending on the availability of funds, the awards are non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies annually based on the students meeting their requirements.


Deadline Information

All the documents and applications must be presented to the concerned department on or before the end of February 01, 2020. Students are advised to keep track of the official website as any application sent post-February will be disqualified.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be enrolled at one of the constituent institutions of The University of North Carolina, Appalachian State University.

  • A student must be residing in North Carolina for educational purposes.

  • Candidates must be nominated by the financial aid office of the school.

  • To avail the benefits of the scholarship, a student must have a good academic standing with a high GPA and competitive test scores.