About the Scholarship

The Winston-Salem Foundation is pleased to announce this scholarship to the students who seek higher education in North Carolina, the Southeast. The Foundation’s Student Aid program was established in 1923. from the starting year, generous donors have connected with promising students to invest in their shared value of education. Scholarship award amount will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses.


How to Apply for the Scholarship?

  • The scholarship application form is accessible through a student's account hence in order to apply for this scholarship, applicants must create an account with the username and password.

  • Complete the Basic Information and Qualifying Criteria and continue through the online application. 

  • All applicants for this award must demonstrate financial need.

  • A student for this scholarship is also required to submit a current official transcript of college where they are enrolled in.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The scholarship award amount is $2000 available to all eligible candidates per academic year.

The Deadline date for this scholarship is 1st April 2019. All applicants must fill and submit the online application and official transcripts no later than the given deadline.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should be from Forsyth County, NC.

  • Candidate should have a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA or received a GED.

  • Candidate must demonstrate financial need.

  • Candidate should be registered in a minimum of six credit hours per semester.

  • Candidate should have been from foster care or had two deceased parents prior to their 18th birthday.