University Scholarships

The Office of Student Financial Aid administers a variety of scholarship programs that recognize superior academic achievement, leadership qualities, and potential contribution to the scholarly community of the University.

Endowment Scholarships
Every academic year, in conjunction with North Carolina A&T State University Schools & Colleges, our University Scholarship Office selects and awards recipients for endowed scholarships as funding permits. Endowed scholarships are established through private donations to the University. First preference is given to students who complete applications between January 1st through March 1st for each upcoming year. Award amount vary from one scholarship to another and from year to year.

For a list of Endowment Scholarships please click here. Applications for the 2015-2016 academic year will be available beginning January 1st.

General Scholarship
As funding becomes available throughout the academic year you may be considered for general scholarship funding based upon the criteria for that award. An application is not required and award amounts will vary. Please keep in mind that satisfactory academic progress and a completed FAFSA for the current academic year are required.

Diversity Scholarships
North Carolina A&T State University has a mission and commitment to aggressively recruit and retain students from all segments of society. Candidates will be determined from our enrollment data and based upon available funds each academic year. No application is required. For additional information, questions, or concerns please contact our office at scholars@ncat.edu or (336) 334-7973.

Consideration for the scholarship requires the following:

  • Must be a North Carolina resident

  • Must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

  • Must have a completed FAFSA on file

  • Must be enrolled full time

Note: African-Americans cannot be considered for this scholarship