Incoming Freshman Scholarships

The deadline for the 2014-2015 National Alumni & Dowdy Scholarships has now passed. Please review our Outside Scholarships for additional oppurtunities

Incoming Freshman are automatically considered for scholarships once admitted to North Carolina A&T State University. In some cases, where indicated, individual scholarships will require a separate application. The Freshman Scholarships listed below are available to new students, enrolling in a degree seeking program and pursuing their first Bachelor’s Degree.  All students are encouraged to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for full consideration of all types of financial aid.

National Alumni Association Scholarship
The National Alumni Scholarship recognizes exceptional academic talent and ability. This scholarship represents the Alumni Association’s pledge to assist the university in attracting quality students. Minimum qualifications include having a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA and a 1000 or higher SAT (verbal and math only) or 22 ACT score. This award covers full tuition, fees, room, board and books for four years as long as the students meet the yearly requirements. It must be postmarked on or before January 15th.

Lewis and Elizabeth Dowdy Scholarship
The Dowdy scholarship covers full tuition, fees, room and board renewable for four years contingent upon meeting yearly requirements. Students are required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Minimum qualifications include having 3.75 or higher cumulative GPA and a 1200 SAT (verbal and math only) or 26 ACT score. It must be postmarked on or before January 15th.

Incoming Freshman Outside Scholarships: