Schmoock Scholars Application Due April 21

Schmoock Scholars

4 -- $5,000 College Scholarships for

Carrboro High School Seniors

Applications are available in the CHS Counseling Office

Deadline is April 21!


The “Schmoock Scholars” College Scholarship is a one-time, $5,000 scholarship awarded to a maximum of four qualified applicants who are graduating seniors from Carrboro High School in 2017. Eligibility for the Schmoock Scholars Award is based upon the following criteria:


  1. Successful completion of the requirements of graduation and a diploma from Carrboro High School and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School System. A student who  chooses to postpone post-secondary study (gap year), remains eligible for the scholarship funds;
  2. Acceptance by and enrollment in an accredited four-year, post-secondary academic university, college or similar institution
  3. Good standing in a combination of some or all of the following at the time of graduation: Extracurricular Clubs, Student Government; Cultural Arts; Sports Teams; Mentor Programs;


  1. Leadership positions (i.e. Team Captain or Club President) or demonstrated excellence (i.e. All Conference) will be given additional consideration.


  1. Demonstration of volunteering and service to community;


  1. Proven financial need (important, but not required);


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