Burlington

There are many scholarships for Burlington students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Burlington, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Burlington students in the following categories:

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Scholarships

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 01, 2022
$25,210
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Big Future Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 30, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or...

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 30, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 29, 2022
$2,222
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship:A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US TerritoriesB) You must be 16 years of age or olderC) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high schoolD) You must be located within the United StatesNote...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services.  This scholarship has an intake period...

Points Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 30, 2022
$2,500
*Note that this scholarship has been updated as of September 16, 2022.  The scholarship will now be $2500 and given out 12 times a year.The Points College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Broadview Middle
Clover Garden
Hugh M Cummings High
Turrentine Middle
Walter M Williams High

Burlington, North Carolina is situated within Guilford and Alamance counties, with the majority located in Alamance county. The population has increased significantly ever since 2000 when it had roughly 44,920 people. Now the population is more than 50,000. Burlington has a total land area of 21.3 square miles.

When the North Carolina Railroad Company built shops and offices in the area during the 1850s, the city was referred to as the Town of Company Shops. The shops and offices were built to support the repairing of the railroad. By 1886 the company had closed these businesses. The town was established in 1857 and named Burlington during the month of February 1887. During 1893 it officially became a city.

The city of Burlington and nearby region have many attractions, such as Tannenbaum Park, Burlington City Park, Alamance County Historical Museum, Alamance Battleground State Historic Site, Cedar Rock Park, Joe Davidson Park, and Glencoe Mill Village. Other parks comprise North Park, Robinson Park and Oakdale Town and Country Park. The many parks in and around the city of Burlington offer tourists and residents various outdoor activities. A lot of the parks have playgrounds, tennis courts, soccer fields, baseball fields and basketball fields.

Burlington's top shopping centers are the Holly Hill Mall and Edgewood Village Shopping Center. Nearby are great family locations such as Greensboro Arboretum, Emerald Pointe Water Park and North Carolina Zoo.

With more than 3,000 workers; LabCorp is the biggest employer within the county. LabCorp has its headquarters and testing facilities in the city of Burlington. The company Honda Aero, which is a Honda subsidiary, is also planning to establish their corporate head office within the city of Burlington. The company will build a production facility worth approximately $27 million at the Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport. The plant will manufacture HF120 jet engines. Other Burlington companies consist of the operations head office for Gold Toe Brands, a sock manufacturer and the headquarters of Biscuitville, a regional fast food chain. National Agents Alliance is headquartered within the city of Burlington. The daily newspaper is Times-News, that serves the city of Burlington and area.