College Foundation of North Carolina Scholarship and Grant Programs
College Foundation of North Carolina is a nonprofit partnership between Pathways of North Carolina, College Foundation, Inc., and the North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority. These organizations have broad expertise in helping students to prepare successfully for college and to find the best financial aid alternatives. Together, they provide a complete and comprehensive source of information - and real solutions - for students and their families.
Teach for America - Eastern North Carolina
Teach For America offers transitional funding awards in the form of interest-free loans and, in many cases, grants. Packages range from approximately $1,000 - $6,000 to those who apply and are designed to help corps members cover moving and start-up costs. Awards are based on an applicant's demonstrated need, cost of living, and other expenses associated with a corps member's assigned region.
Forgivable Education Loans for Service (FELS Program)
The Forgivable Education Loan for Service was established by the North Carolina General Assembly in 2011 and the first loans became available in the 2012-13 academic year. The loan provides financial assistance to qualified students who are enrolled in one of the approved education programs and are committed to working in North Carolina in fields designated as critical employment shortage professions. For Grants and Scholarships click here.