High Point

There are many scholarships for High Point students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in High Point, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for High Point 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:
High Point Central High
Penn-Griffin Schools
Southwest Guilford High
T Wingate Andrews High
The Academy At Central

High Point is a city within North Carolina state. Situated in the Piedmont Triad region, High Point is currently the eighth-biggest city in North Carolina. Nearly all of High Point City is situated within Guilford County, with smaller parts of the city extending into three adjacent counties: Davidson, Randolph, and Forsyth counties. It is the only city in North Carolina which occupies four counties. The city of High Point has a population of 115,000.

High Point City is known as the "Furniture Capital of the World" because of the many furniture makers within the area. Bus manufacturing and textiles are also important to the economy of the city. Because of the semi-annual, renowned High Point Market, it is also called "North Carolina's International City." The market is the biggest furnishings industry trade fair within the world.

Quakers and Germans settled the region beginning with the mid-eighteenth century. Pennsylvania Quakers sought protection within High Point. When the North Carolina Railroad arrived, High Point City burgeoned as a prominent manufacturing hub. High Point City was established as a city in the year 1859. Furniture manufacturing started in 1889 when the town's first furniture making facility opened. The local economy was varied, with a variety of companies producing tobacco, wood products and textiles. Rich industrialists settled in High Point City and made impressive homes.

High Point City Lake Park, is a well-known city park which boasts one of the biggest outdoor swimming pools in the state of North Carolina. A historic train and carousel for the kids to ride. Visitors to the park could take pleasure in boating, canoeing and fishing. One more excellent location for fishing and boating is Oak Hollow Lake Park & Marina, which likewise consists of camping facilities. Golfers could select from many courses in the region. Cycling and hiking on the Greenway Trail are well-known activities. Group tours of the market showroom of furniture manufacturers are available. For shopping, the Oak Hallow Mall offers a broad selection of stores.

The High Point Market is crucial to the economy of High Point. There is a furnishings trade show that utilizes 12,000,000 square feet of showroom space. The show attracts 2300 exhibitors from all around the world displaying in 188 separate buildings.

The High Point Market is part of the region's larger furniture "cluster." The city of High Point has shown that it is possible for a small city to capture a worldwide merchandising niche market. The city of High Point has likewise diversified its economy beyond furniture and manufacturing. The city is presently a center for logistics and distribution, banking and customer service, pharmaceuticals and photography. It is home to High Point University, a private Methodist-affiliated institution founded in the year 1924.