Golden LEAF Scholarship

Golden LEAF Scholarships are available to students from qualifying counties, who demonstrate financial need, to help them attend college at participating North Carolina public or private institutions or community colleges. All curriculum students will receive notification about the availability of Golden LEAF Funds via their SCC student email. Eligibility criteria and the award notification date will be included in the email.  Hard copy applications are also available in Student Services. Contact the Financial Aid Office at or 910-900-4320 if you have questions.

Application Process

Complete this application and return it to the college’s Financial Aid Office or the office designated by the college. Eligible students must reside in a rural county that is tobacco dependent, or economically destressed, as determined by the Golden LEAF Foundation. 

The application closes on February 23, 2024 at noon.