North Carolina Resident are eligible for grant through the state. To apply a student must complete a FAFSA. North Carolina does not have a deadline date to apply, however you must apply early as they are awarded on a "first come, first served" basis.
North Carolina Grants - College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC)
North Carolina Education Lottery Scholarship (ELS) is available to needy North Carolina residents attending eligible colleges and universities. The grant ranges from $100 to $2500 per year.
UNC Need Based grant is available to eligible students only attending one of the public 16 University of North Carolina campuses. Amounts vary and is based upon legislative appropriations.