- MHS Scholarship Portal
- State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) "People Helping People" Scholarship
- General Scholarships
- CFNC General Scholarships
- College Specific Scholarships
- Scholarship Resources
Scholarships that are specific to MHS Students will be made available on Monday, February 3rd at 9 a.m.
Local Scholarshps available to all Dare County School students will be available Wednesday, February 19th at 9 a.m.
The SECU Foundation offers a 4-year scholarship valued at $10,000 to graduating seniors who plan to attend a 4-year public university in North Carolina. In addition, the student or the parent must be a member of the State Employees Credit Union. The Applications must be emailed to Ms. Yelle in the Counseling Office by March 2nd. Please read the instructions carefully and in particular, note that the 2-page application must be submitted as a Word document, not a PDF. Please feel free to contact Mrs. Pam Yelle if you have any questions. firstname.lastname@example.org or 252-473-5841 ext 10
To review the documetns for the SECU "People Helping People" Scholarship, please click HERE.
General Scholarships will be posted as we receive them. These are scholarships that are not included in the Local Scholarship Packet.
General Scholarships Spreadsheet
This spreadsheet contains scholarships available to any high school student. Please feel free to review and apply to any you qualify for. For assistance please see College Advisor Ms. Shumpert.
2020 Scholarship Award Sweepstakes: Discover Student Loans is giving away one $5,000 scholarship each month this year! The earlier your college-bound students and parents enter, the more chances they have to win. Families can visit Scholarship.CollegeCovered.com to enter today. No purchase or loan necessary to enter or win. See Official Rules for details.
Deadline June 5, 2020
Deadline May 1, 2020
Deadline April 1st, 2020
Deadline April 1, 2020
Golden Leaf Scholarship
Deadline Feb. 2, 2020
Awards announced late March early April
Sallie Southall Cotten Scholarship
The Sallie Southall Cotten Scholarship application is available in the counseling office. The eligibility criteria is as follows:
- will attend a 4-year college
- Top 25% of the graduating class (class rank of 30 or above)
- U.S. citizen or permanent resident
The following must be submitted:
- application form (in the counseling office)
- personal statement
- letter of recommendation from school personnel
- letter of recommendation from a professional outside of school
- FAFSA summary
- ACT or SAT report
Interviews will be held on January 28th. Please let us know if you are interested.
Great Valu Scholarship Applications available at MHS Guidance
Going Merry- Online Scholarship Resource
College of the Albemarle
Lenoir Rhyne University
NC Teaching Fellows
Participating Schools: Elon University, Meredith College, NC State, UNC Chapel Hill & UNC Charlotte
North Carolina State Education Assistance Authority
NCSEAA Grant Information (multiple grants for multiple schools)
Herter-O'Neal Scholarship $750 Available for NC resident pursuing a college degree in business or related field of study. Deadline March 18, 2020