Charlotte

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

Charlotte High School Scholarships
Charlotte College Scholarships
Charlotte University Scholarships

Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 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...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
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 Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "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) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 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. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Albemarle Road Middle
Alexander Graham Middle
Ardrey Kell High
Carmel Middle
Cato Middle College High
Cochrane Collegiate Academy
Cochrane Middle
Community House Middle
Coulwood Middle
Crossroads Charter High
E E Waddell High
East Mecklenburg High
Eastway Middle
Garinger High
Harding University High
Hawthorne High
Independence High
James Martin Middle
Jay M Robinson Middle
John T Williams Middle
Kennedy Charter
Mallard Creek High
Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle
McClintock Middle
Myers Park High
Northeast Middle
Northridge Middle
Northwest School Of The Arts
Olympic High-Biotech Health Pub Admin
Olympic High-Math Eng Tech Science
Olympic High-Renaissance School
Olympic Team High School
Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology
Piedmont Open Middle
Providence High
Quail Hollow Middle
Randolph Middle
Ranson Middle
Robert F Kennedy Middle
Sedgefield Middle
South Charlotte Middle
South Mecklenburg High
Southwest Middle School
Spaugh Middle
Vance High
West Charlotte High
West Mecklenburg High
Wilson Middle
Zebulon B Vance High

Referred to as the "Queen City", Charlotte is the biggest city in the state of North Carolina and the seat of Meckenburg County. It is the 18 largest city within the United States, with a population right around 700,000. In 2008, the city was chosen the "Best Place to Live in America" by relocate-America.com. It was even the 8th amongst the 100 "Best Places to Live and Launch" by CNNMoney.com. Prevention also rated the city 4th best "Walking City" in the nation and the best in the state of North Carolina.

There is a strong base of culture and arts in the city. Each year there are around 70,000 events and performances, comprising festivals and arts education programs, which is supported by the Arts and Science Council of Charlotte-Mecklenburg and its 27 cultural organizations underneath it. Charlotte is home to numerous museums, like for instance the Second Ward Alumni House Museum, NASCAR Hall of Fame, Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Mint Museum of Art and Bechtler Museum of Modern Art (guide people through ever-changing exhibits featuring among the world's best collections), McColl Center for Visual Art, Light Factory, Levine Museum of the New South (shows amongst the most captivating collections of post-Civil War Southern history consisting of Cotton Fields to Skyscrapers, its award-winning centerpiece), Historic Rosedale Plantation, Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts & Culture, Discovery Place (showcases more than three hundred exhibits comprising a live rain forest), Charlotte-Mecklenburg Fire Education Center and Museum, Charlotte Trolley Museum, Charlotte Nature Museum, Carolinas Aviation Museum, and Billy Graham Library. For performance arts, Charlotte provides exceptional ballet, opera and Broadway shows and productions at the NC Blumenthal Performing Arts Center's Belk Theatre and Knight Theatre.

There are many parks within and around the city for everybody to enjoy. Frazier Park is a place for dog owners to take their pets out for walks and has separate sections for small dogs and large dogs. The Frazier dog park has a supply of public water intended for the dogs to drink from. Swaney Pointe K-9 Park is situated at Ramsey Creek Park where there are two separate fenced-in secure sections for large and small dogs. Barkingham Park is located at Reedy Creek Park. It is a fenced-in, four-acre, off-leash place for dogs. Furthermore, Charlotte also has Ray's Fetching Meadow and Davie Dog Park. For those who want to see Mother Nature at its best, they could go to Mecklenburg County Nature Preserves, Latta Plantation, Reedy Creek, McDowell and Cooper Head Island, Cowan's Ford, Evergreen, RibbonWalk, Flat Branch, Rural Hill, Auten, Gar Creek, Stephen's Road, Shuffletown Prairie and Bracket Bluff.

next to New York, Charlotte is the 2nd biggest banking center in the United States. It is presently a major U.S. financial center, with Bank of America as the largest financial institution situated within Charlotte city. Charlotte also boasts of the numerous Fortune 500 companies headquartered within its metropolitan area: Bank of America, Lowe's in suburban Mooresville, Nucor (steel producer), Duke Energy, Family Dollar, Sonic Automotive, Goodrich Corporation, and SPX Corporation (industrial technology). The city of Charlotte is also the hub of the U.S. motorsports trade, such as NASCAR. In 2007, more than three thousand five hundred new energy sector jobs were announced within the city, which made the city of Charlotte the base of energy-oriented organizations. These days, it is referred to as "Charlotte USA - The New Energy Capital."