D.C. Cornelius Memorial Scholarship

The D.C. Cornelius Memorial Scholarship was established in 2005 to provide scholarships to worthy graduating high school seniors from Forbush High School. The scholarship may provide a two-year renewable award for students to attend an accredited technical or community college who will pursue a two-year associate degree, or certificate or diploma in an area of study requiring one year to complete. Those students completing one-year programs will receive a one-year scholarship. Scholarships will be applied to the cost of undergraduate tuition, fees, room and board, and other college expenses. To receive consideration, applicants must: have a 2.8 GPA; demonstrate dedication to school and community service; demonstrate character, leadership, and compassion for all people; attend one of the following community colleges: Alamance, Catawba Valley, Davidson County, Forsyth Technical, Guilford Technical, Mitchell, Rowan-Cabarrus, Surry Community, or Wilkes Community; be U.S. citizens,; and, demonstrate financial need, but not restricted to lower family incomes. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Scholarship Overview

Open to: All Years of Study

Gender: No Requirement

Study Area: No Requirement

Ethnicity: No Requirement

How to Apply for this Scholarship

Application Type: Essay

Submit: Online


Deadline: July 31, 2020