The Community Foundation manages endowment funds for a number of scholarships administered by outside entities. Contact information for these funds is provided below.
For graduating seniors of A.C. Reynolds High School, Asheville High School, C.A. Erwin High School, C.D. Owen High School, Enka High School, North Buncombe High School, or T.C. Roberson High School.
Contact your high school guidance office, or write to:
Scholarship Committee Chairperson
P.O. Box 1755
Asheville, NC 28802
For students in a field related to quality control and enrolled at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, Blue Ridge Community College, Mayland Community College, McDowell Technical Community College, or the University of North Carolina at Asheville.
Contact the Financial Aid office(s) of the school(s) you wish to attend.
For enrolled members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians who are pursuing graduate or post-graduate education.
Visit www.yogicrowecherokeescholarship.org for more information.
c/o the Richard (Yogi) Crowe Memorial Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 892
Cherokee, NC 28719
Telephone: (828) 497-9498
For residents or former residents of the Swannanoa Valley (C.D. Owen High School district).
Kiwanis Foundation Scholarships
P.O. Box 491
Black Mountain, NC 28711
For students in the field of horticulture at UNC Asheville.
Contact the Financial Aid Office of UNC Asheville.
For Western North Carolina residents who are (in order of preference) dairy youths/students pursuing education related to the dairy industry, agriculture youths/students pursuing education related to the agriculture industry, or rural youths/students pursuing education that will lead to employment in a rural setting.
Little Mountaineer Scholarship
243 North Turkey Creek Road
Leicester, NC 28743
For McDowell High School seniors
McDowell County Schools Foundation
telephone: (828) 652-1040
For instrumental music students at Brevard College.
Dr. Laura Franklin, Music Major Coordinator
400 North Broad Street
Brevard, NC 28712
telephone: (828) 884-8112
For members of the Crossroads Assembly of God who are pursuing higher education or mission activities.
Crossroads Assembly of God
20 South Bear Creek Road
Asheville, NC 28806
For dental assistant/hygienist students who live or work in Transylvania County.
Mrs. Peggy Cabe,
161 Miner Street
Brevard, NC 28712
Telephone: (828) 877-3851