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Joanna Cornerstone Ministries Scholarship Fund

This scholarship was created by Joanna Cornerstone Ministries  for residents of Cherokee, Clay or Graham county. High school seniors who are home schooled or attend the North Carolina School of Arts, the North Carolina School of Science and Math or Tri-County Early College are also eligible.

Purpose

This fund shall provide scholarship awards to graduating high school seniors in Cherokee, Clay or Graham counties in recognition of merit, character, leadership, service and financial need.

Amount

One-time $1,000

Number of Awards

One Award

Deadline

Jan. 31, 2017

Eligibility

The Joanna Cornerstone Ministries Scholarship fund provides scholarship awards to graduating high school seniors whose primary residence is in Cherokee, Clay or Graham county. Those who attend the North Carolina School of Arts, the North Carolina School of Science and Math, Tri-County Early College or a home school registered with the NC Department of Non-Public Education are also eligible, as long as they are legal residents of one of the three counties mentioned above. Recipients must plan to attend an accredited U.S. college, university, community college, or vocational school full-time.

Selection Criteria

graduating senior whose primary residence is in Cherokee, Clay or Graham County, and who demonstrates

  • Academic Merit (measured by GPA, class rank, SAT scores)
  • Character
  • Leadership
  • Community Service 

Applicants need not be top of the class, but rather show academic promise, a commitment to community service, and possess leadership skills. Preference will be given to those with demonstrated financial need.

Application Procedure

To apply, students must complete an application online.  The application, with required attachments, must be submitted online on or before the deadline.

Go to the online instructions and read carefully, view the applicant video and begin the process.  Write down the following code to enter into the online system after you have logged on:  JCME.  Click on Apply and enter the code into the Access Code box to begin the application.


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