Scholarships

Please download and fill-out the College of Education Scholarship Application. Scholarship opportunities are listed below.

NC A&T College of Education Scholars

The College of Education awards scholarships each year to incoming freshmen and continuing students. Scholarships in the amount of $500.00 - $5,000.00 are awarded. Students may apply each year. These scholarship funds are gifts from alumni and supporters of the College of Education.

 Minimum requirements:

  1. Incoming freshmen 1000 or higher on the SAT; 19 or higher on the ACT; minimum 3.0 GPA
  2. Continuing students must have a 3.2 GPA; be admitted to Teacher Education and be a College of Education major.  Applications will be    available in the spring.
  3. College of Education Scholarship Packet

 Jennifer Nicole Brown Scholarship-$ 500.00

 The Scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving student based on the following criteria:

  1. Graduate, Lateral Entry, Licensure Only Student (full or part-time) enrolled in Elementary Education Master’s Degree Program
  2. Exhibits Outstanding Academic Achievement
  3. Resident of North Carolina
  4. Enthusiastic about working with young people
  5. Submission of a one page, well written essay explaining why you want to be an educator

Civitan Scholarship-$1,000.00

 Minimum requirements:

  1. Maintain a minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA each semester
  2. Earn a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester for a minimum of 30 hours for the academic year
  3. Have a completed FAFSA on file by March 15 of each academic year
  4. Participate in relevant College of Education special events (membership into student professional organizations, attendance at special seminars/workshops and invited membership on select College of Education or Council of  Educator Preparation and/or Committees.
  5. Participate in 20 hours of community service identified by the program
  6. Submission of a one page, well written essay on “Why I have chosen this career path”

Dajia Janay Carter Memorial Scholarship-$500.00

The scholarship is awarded annually (October 14th) to a deserving student based on the following criteria:

  1. Female student from the Washington, DC Metropolitan area
  2. Student majoring in Early Childhood Education
  3. Student must be a freshman or sophomore

Hattie M. Strong Foundation Scholarship-$5,000.00

The scholarship/award is awarded annually to two deserving students based on the following criteria:

  1. Students in their final year of study
  2. Students with demonstrated financial need
  3. Students who have achieved a minimum 3.0 GPA in the two semesters prior to their final year
  4. Undergraduate students who have exhibited outstanding success and enthusiasm in field experience prior to the final year of the program  

Emma Wilson Memorial Endowed Scholarship-$1,000.00

The purpose of the Fund is to recruit undergraduate female students pursuing a degree in Elementary Education through the College of Education at North Carolina A&T State University.


For further information or questions about these scholarships, contact Student Services Office at:

336-334-7663