UNCG General Grants & Scholarships

UNCG General Grants & Scholarships include funds awarded by the Financial Aid Office. Students should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by the priority date of December 1st in order to apply for these funds. These scholarships are usually not renewable and are awarded based on applicant pool and fund availability. There are no separate applications for these scholarships.

 

FundEligible Students
"Monroe Misses" ScholarshipAwarded to promising first-time students, with a preference for a resident of Monroe, Union County, NC.
Abwa University ScholarshipAwarded to female students who have financial need who are preparing for a career in business.
Albert & Roxie Perry Mcdougald ScholarshipAwarded to students enrolled at UNCG.
Alice Mcarver Ratchford ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to female, undergraduate students.  In order to receive the scholarship, recipients must meet (and maintain) the following criteria:  must live on-campus, must not possess an automobile, must be single, and may not have any other scholarships in conjunction with the Ratchford Scholarship. 
Alice Porter Brackett ’41 Endowed ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to full time students in any degree program.
Alpha Phi Omega ScholarshipAwarded to an incoming student on the basis of scholastic achievement and service to high school and/or community. Financial need will be considered.
Alumni Fellowship Fund
Awarded to graduate students.
Amy Myers Rudd ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students attending UNCG.
Audrey J. Cheek ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to entering, first-year students with a minimum 3.5 high school GPA.
Austin Memorial ScholarshipAwarded to students in any major at UNCG.
Bain Henderson ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to female students who are NC residents, with preference for students from the City of Mount Holly.
Baltimore, Md. Alumni ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need and academic promise to entering undergraduate students from the state of Maryland.
Barnes & Noble Fund For ExcellenceAwarded to students who earned a 4.0 cumulative GPA and completed at least 28 credit hours during their freshman year.
Bessie Holmes Robbins And George B. Robbins ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students who are NC residents, with preference being given to students from Alamance County and students who attended Ragsdale High School in Jamestown, NC.
Betsey Ryder Shelley ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students pursuing a field of study in the UNCG Department of Art.
Betty Brown Jester ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need.
Bianca M. Brown Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students from Halifax and Warren counties.
Blair Lyle Krakowski ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need.
Burlington Industries ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of merit to entering freshmen who are dependent children of active ITG employees. Dependent children of company oficers are ineligible. To apply, students must submit a letter of eligibility on ITG letterhead, signed by an ITG company official, to the Financial Aid Office no later than April 30th prior to the academic year of enrollment.
Carolyn Langston Stevens ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to degree- or license-seeking non-traditional students who have demonstrated a commitment to pursuing a degree in teaching. Preference will be given to female students and those students whose circumstances can be described by one of the following statements: attending college for the first time, returning to complete undergraduate or graduate studies that have been interrupted, or has earned a bachelor's degree and is now returning to college to earn a second degree or licensure that will enable them to teach.
Charlotte & W. Dabney White Research AwardAwarded to undergraduate or graduate students who are involved in pure or applied scientific research.
Class Of 1946 ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of academic achievement, with preference given to female students and students with financial need.
Class of 1965 ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to a rising junior.
Class of 1966 Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need.
Curtis C. Carroll ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from Surry or Stokes County, NC.
David B. And Mary Umstead Roberts ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to female students from Durham County, preferably female students from Mangum Township.
Donald W. Cameron ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to students who have earned associates degrees from GTCC and have transferred to UNCG.
Dorothy Dillon Raymer and Augustus Barker Raymer Memorial ScholarshipAwarded to students, with consideration given to financial need.
Dr. Charlene Thomas Dale Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to female students who are rising juniors or seniors and who have declared a major in a professional field.
Dr. Charlotte Roberts ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students at UNCG, with a preference for female students.  
Dr. Neill Mcleod Community College ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to a student transferring, with sophomore or junior status, to UNCG from one of North Carolina's community colleges. Financial need may also be considered.
Dr. Patricia A. Sullivan and Dr. Charles W. Sullivan ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to full-time, undergraduate students. Scholarship may be renewed provided recipients continue to meet eligibility requirements.
Ed Rhew Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic acheivement to full-time, undergraduate students majoring in Interior Architecture or Art.
Elaine Bell Mccoy Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to female Bryan School majors who are from eastern NC.
Elisabeth Ann Bowles ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students.
Elizabeth Gant Bennett ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students at UNCG.
Elizabeth Steinhardt Widmer And Ray Price Widmer ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and participation in extra-curricular activities.
Elvira Foust Plonk ScholarshipAwarded to deserving undergraduate students.
Emma Allison Robertson Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from Iredell, Yadkin and Wilkes Counties.
Emmalen McLeod Smith ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students with first preference given to Guilford county residents for at least five years prior to high school graduation and whose family is a member of Oakdale United Methodist Church in Jamestown, NC.
Evergreen Student Award
Awarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students majoring in Mathematics or Computer Science.
Evon Welch Dean Alumni ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to students attending UNCG.
Faculty Merit Scholarship In Math & PhysicsAwarded on the basis of academic merit to students majoring in Physics, Computer Science or Mathematics.
Flora O. Stern Scholarship
Awarded to undergraduate students.
Frances and Gaither Frye Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to graduates of High Point Central High School in High Point, NC.
Frances Jackson Butler ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students from eastern NC, preferably from Halifax and/or Beaufort county.
Gilliam Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to incoming students from Burke County majoring in HES or Education.
Golden Chain Honor Society ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement, leadership and service to a rising junior or senior who exemplifies the qualities of Golden Chain members. Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and will be nominated by the Office of Student Life.
H. McBee Charitable Trust ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from western NC, with preference given to students from Mitchell High School in Mitchell County, NC. Scholarship may be renewable provided recipients maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
H.L. & Beulah Coble Ferguson Memorial ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need, preferably to students from Durham, NC. The First Baptist Church of Durham may submit nominations for recipients.
Hattie Deberry Meisenheimer Scholarship
Awarded to students attending UNCG.
Helen Huffines Boone ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to UNCG students.
Helen McBee Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student from Mitchell High School in Mitchell County, NC. If there are no eligible candidates in a given year, the award may be given to a student from Western NC.
Hennie Erwin Bynum ScholarshipAwarded to a female student from Burke County of the Presbyterian faith. Recipient is nominated by the First Presbyterian Church of Morganton, NC.
Herzberg Orander Endowed Undergraduate ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to full time undergraduate students entering as traditional first year students or full time undergraduate transfer students.
Hilda Weil Fleisher & Hilda Weil Wallerstein Scholarship FundAwarded on the basis of financial need.
J. Will Alexander Scholarship in Memory of Eula B. Alexander (Grose) 1913Awarded on the basis of financial need to students enrolled in any discipline within UNCG.
Jane Guy Scholarship
warded to an undergraduate student from Avery, Watauga, Ashe, Mitchell or Yancy counties. Preference is for students from Avery County.
Jane Keister Bolton & Michael J. Bolton ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students enrolled in any academic program at UNCG based on financial need.
Jane Taylor Brookshire ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate students at UNCG. Financial need may be considered.
Janet Weil Bluethenthal ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to students who are NC residents.
Jean Hardin Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to students interested in the field of medicine.
Jennie Cummings And Benjamin H. Hoskins ScholarshipAwarded to students enrolled at UNCG.
Jessie Lee And Landron Clifford Boney ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to students, preferably from Sampson County, NC.
Jewel Sydney Williams ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to incoming freshmen.
Joseph H. & Mary Sherrill ScholarshipAwarded to full-time, undergraduate students with financial need from Alleghany County.
Joseph S. & Estelle J. Himes Recruitment ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to incoming students who are graduates of NC high schools and who are majoring in a field within the College of Arts & Sciences.
Judge H. Hoyle Sink ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from rural areas of NC.
Julius Matheson ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of need to female students from the following counties: Alamance, Anson, Burke, Cabarrus, Caswell, Chatham, Concord, Durham, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Orange, Person, Randolph, Rockingham, Union, Vance, Wake or Warren.
Junius & Elizabeth Parker Ketchie ScholarshipAwarded to academically promising undergraduate students.
Kate Nelson Fenner Urquhart And Florence Estelle Fenner Conrad ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students from Bertie and/or Halifax Counties in NC, with first preference going to female students from those counties.
Katherine Y. Scharrer ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to students from Avery County, NC.
Kathleen Pettit Hawkins ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.
Kenneth C. Hunt Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate students at UNCG. Financial need may be considered.
Kernersville VFW ScholarshipAwarded to students who are nominated by VFW Post 5352 in Kernersville, NC. Scholarship is renewable.
Lettie Pate Whitehead ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to female, Christian, undergraduate students from the following southeastern states:  Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. 
Lillian B. Wortham & Callie Bronson Wortham ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to female students.
Lillie Boney Williams ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need, with preference given to students majoring in Music, the Liberal Arts or Nursing.
Lomax Family Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to a student who is actively participating in an internship during the year for which the award is given. Recipients must be Guilford County residents and must have a minimum 3.2 cumulative GPA. Career Services nominates recipients.
Lora Reeves Thrash Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the Bryan School of Business & Economics. First preference will be given to female students from western NC.
Lou Hardy Frye Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to an undergraduate student majoring in the School of Education. First preference will go to an entering student who graduated from North Moore High School in Robbins, NC. Second preference will go to entering students who are NC residents.
Louise And Sam Adams ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students attending UNCG.
Maggie E. Davis ScholarshipAwarded to students attending UNCG who need financial assistance. Preference will be given to NC residents.
Margaret Joyner ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to promising undergraduate students.
Margaret V. Gardner Scholarship FundAwarded to students at UNCG.
Martha Coble Atwater ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.
Martha Fowler Mcnair ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to incoming first-time freshman, enrolled full-time, majoring in any discipline within the College of Arts & Sciences.  Award is renewable provided the student maintains a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA.
Martha Ogburn Goodson ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.
Marvin M. & Pearl D. Fowler ScholarshipAwarded to students enrolled at UNCG.
Mary Ann Winslow & Alma Winslow West Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement, with preference given to students from the general areas of Elizabeth City, NC and/or Richmond, VA.
Mary Carolyn Hines Scholarship FundAwarded on the basis of financial need to continuing students (sophomores, juniors or seniors).
Maurice & Earlene Hardie Cox ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.
May Davidson Political Science Scholarship FundAwarded on the basis of financial need to students majoring in Political Science.
Mereb Mossman Endowed ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students majoring in Sociology.
Mildred Salter & Wren E. Lawrence ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from Carteret County, NC.
Minerva Coppage Davis Endowed ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need to students from Jones County, with secondary consideration going to students from West Craven High School in Craven County, NC.
Mr. And Mrs. W.Y. Farrell Memorial ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to undergraduate students.
Mrs. Earle G. (Josie N.) White Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to a graduate of Statesville Senior High, with a preference for students majoring in Education.
Myrtle & William Bowles ScholarshipAwarded to students attending UNCG.
N. Susan Whittington ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need to full-time incoming students at UNCG.
Nancy Coleman Ross & Betty Ross Dickson ScholarshipAwarded to students in good standing, with preferences for the following: students with financial need, students seeking degrees in the School of Human Environmental Sciences and/or the Bryan School of Business & Economics, and students from Mecklenberg County or the Pleasant Garden area of Guilford County.
Nancy Oliva McCall Class of 1950 ScholarshipAwarded to students attending UNCG.
Neese Country Sausage ScholarshipAwarded to students who are the children or grandchildren of current employees of Neese Country Sausage, Inc. Recipients are nominated by Neese Country Sausage, Inc.
Nell Davis McCoy ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need.
Nihad and Sana Kattan Family Endowed ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to full-time, undergraduate students in good academic standing. Preference given to students with declared majors in business, mathematics, or the sciences.
Nina Globus Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to female students who are out-of-state residents.
Nita Parker Brogdon ScholarshpAwarded on the basis of financial need to students attending UNCG.
Oleta Norman Scholarship
Awarded to support graduate students in any discipline
Palmyra Pharr Scholarship
Awarded to students from Rowan and Cabarrus counties.
Pratt Family Foundation ScholarshipAwarded to a student on the basis of merit and financial need.
Rebecca R. Nicholson, Magna J. Nicholson And Audrie Nicholson Bolling ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need.
Rebekah C. Lee ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need to incoming freshmen students from Smith High School in Greensboro, NC, with preference going to female students. Recipients should be in the top 20% of their high school class and have good character and citizenship.
Robinette Meador Husketh ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in HES, with preference for students from Rockingham and/or Granville counties.
Roxie Armfield King ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to female students who are residents of NC.
Ruth Privott Peele ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of high academic achievement to incoming freshman (minimum 3.5 high school GPA & minimum 1100 SAT [combined critical reading & math sections]). In some instances, the scholarship may be awarded to a current continuing student who has a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and is from one of the following counties: Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Martin, Northhampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrell, and Washingon Counties. Recipients must be enrolled full-time and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in order for the scholarship to be renewed.
Ryan Lee Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to out-of-state students, who are enrolled full-time, from Morris County, NJ. Secondary preference will be given to students from Warren & Hunterdon Counties in NJ, and last preference will be given to students from Sussex, Bergen, Union, Mercer, Somerset, and Essex Counties in NJ. Recipients must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.
Sampson County Alumni Chapter/Faye West Warren ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students, preferably freshmen, from Sampson County, NC.
Sarah Jane Taylor '48 University ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to full time undergraduate students in good academic standing. Preference given to students intending to major in degree programs in the College of Arts & Sciences.
School Of Nursing Freshman Or Sophomore Scholarship
Awarded to freshman or sophomore students who intend to major in Nursing. Preference will be given to NC residents & those students with financial need.
Senior Class ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement.
Sigmund Sternberger Scholarship/Tannenbaum-Sternberger FoundationAwarded on the basis of financial need to full-time, undergraduate students, who are long-time residents of Guilford County, NC.
Smirnow Scholarship Fund
Awarded to students at UNCG.
Stanback Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement. Preference for students from Rowan County.
Sue Winstead Alden Endowed ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to full-time undergraduate students seeking teacher licensure.
Taylor George Steele ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to an entering male student who attended Western Guilford High School.
Thomasville Furniture ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need, with preference given to students from Thomasville and Davidson County.
Toleo Foundation Scholarship FundAwarded on the basis of financial need and high academic achievement to undergraduate students, enrolled full-time, from Guilford County, NC. Recipients must maintain a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA for renewal of the scholarship.
Tonja Faye Adams ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students preparing for a career in Business, preferably Finance. Preference will be given to female students and students from Charlotte, NC.
UNCG Tuition GrantAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students enrolled at least half-time. Must complete the FAFSA in order to be considered.
University Stores ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students.
University Women’s Club ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to an incoming freshman student.
Vera Mae Hedrick ScholarshipAwarded to students from NC or from Piedmont Virginia (which includes the following counties: Loudoun, Clarke, Fauquier, Culpeper, Rappahannock, Madison, Orange, Greene, and Albemarle).
Virginia Mayberry ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate or graduate students at UNCG.
Walter & Marilyn McCollum Moore ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of high academic achievement to incoming freshmen, with a preference for students from Rockingham County.
Wilhelmina D. And Dr. Jack C. Horner ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate students from western NC, with preference for students from Mitchell, Avery or Yancy Counties.
William G. and Edna H. Cagle ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students from Montgomery County, NC. Preference will be given to incoming freshmen.
William Holt And Ella (Rea) Turrentine Scholarship (New)Awarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students from Alamance County who are enrolled full-time.
Woosley Endowed ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate, NC residents who are in good academic standing. Preference will be given to students exhibiting academic merit and ones who attended NC public schools.
Zell Craven Weisner ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students on the basis of academic achievement. Preference given to students from Guilford County with financial need.