All Opportunities

The Foundation scholarship application is currently CLOSED

Foundation scholarship applications are accepted between March 1 – April 30 each year. Applications submitted by April 30 will be reviewed during the month of May and students will be notified in early July once recipients have been selected.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Michael and Dawa Torbert Endowed Scholarship
The Michael and Dawa Torbert Endowed Scholarship is intended to provide need-based scholarships for students with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
The Michael and Dawa Torbert Endowed Scholarship is intended to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Needmore Homemakers Club Scholarship
Established by the Needmore Ruritan Club of Fuquay-Varina to provide two scholarships for graduates of Fuquay-Varina High School enrolled in...
Established by the Needmore Ruritan Club of Fuquay-Varina to provide two...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Needmore Ruritan Club Scholarship
Established by the Needmore Ruritan Club of Fuquay-Varina to provide two scholarships for graduates of Fuquay-Varina High School enrolled in...
Established by the Needmore Ruritan Club of Fuquay-Varina to provide two...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250.00 North State Bank Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2018, the North State Bank Scholarship will be awarded to a student obtaining an associates degree in Business Analytics, Business...
Established in 2018, the North State Bank Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$500.00 OC, Olivia and Cherish Murray Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2008 by O. Jerome Murray to offer financial need based scholarships to high school graduates of Duplin County...
This scholarship was established in 2008 by O. Jerome Murray to offer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Optima Engineering Achievement Scholarship
The Optima Engineering Achievement Scholarship will be awarded to Wake Tech students who are pursuing an associate’s degree in Applied Engineering...
The Optima Engineering Achievement Scholarship will be awarded to Wake...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Pauline Tucker Memorial Scholarship
Pauline Cole Tucker, Wake Tech’s oldest known original graduate, passed away in late 2020 at the age of 95. Tucker became one of the first nine...
Pauline Cole Tucker, Wake Tech’s oldest known original graduate, passed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Perkins + Will Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2014 by Perkins & Will to support an industrious, hard-working student pursing a degree at Wake Tech Community College. Perkins +...
Established in 2014 by Perkins & Will to support an industrious,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,650.00 Poe Family Scholarship
This scholarship, established in 2017 by Chuck and Pat Poe, will support a female student pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree focused...
This scholarship, established in 2017 by Chuck and Pat Poe, will support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,650.00
Ended
$1,000.00 President Emeritus Bruce I Howell Scholarship
Established in 2004 by The Cary Rotary Club in honor of President Emeritus Bruce I. Howell, a member of the Cary Rotary Club, to fund two merit...
Established in 2004 by The Cary Rotary Club in honor of President...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Raleigh Foot and Ankle Center Scholarship
Established in 2016 by the Raleigh Foot and Ankle Center to support high-achieving students pursuing a degree at Wake Tech Community College....
Established in 2016 by the Raleigh Foot and Ankle Center to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Raleigh Neurology Associates Scholarship
This scholarship is meant to celebrate students who are driven to make positive impacts in the world of healthcare within their community. We want...
This scholarship is meant to celebrate students who are driven to make...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Raleigh Patriots Upward Mobility Scholarship
Our mission is to promote upward mobility and improve the welfare of the residents of the greater Raleigh area. To achieve our mission, Raleigh...
Our mission is to promote upward mobility and improve the welfare of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Red Hat Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Red Hat to fund scholarships for outstanding students in the Computer Programming Department who have demonstrated...
Established in 2006 by Red Hat to fund scholarships for outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Riley Contracting Group Veterans Scholarship
Established in 2017, the Riley Contracting Group Veteran’s Scholarship supports student/s pursuing an Associate’s Degree at Wake Tech Community...
Established in 2017, the Riley Contracting Group Veteran’s Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Robert L. "Roddy" Jones Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Robert L. (Roddy) Jones of Raleigh, Chairman of Tri Properties, to establish endowed scholarships for the hotel and...
Established in 2001 by Robert L. (Roddy) Jones of Raleigh, Chairman of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Ron and Catherine Perry Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist a talented, hard-working student pursuing a degree in the Culinary Arts program at Wake Tech Community...
This scholarship was established to assist a talented, hard-working...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Rotary Club of West Raleigh and Bolton Service Skilled Trades Scholarship
This scholarship supports high achieving students pursuing critical skilled trades programs, specifically plumbing; air conditioning, heating, and...
This scholarship supports high achieving students pursuing critical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,600.00 RSM Accounting Excellence Scholarship
The RSM Accounting Excellence Scholarship will be focused on student/s pursuing a college transfer associate’s degree in Accounting. The selected...
The RSM Accounting Excellence Scholarship will be focused on student/s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600.00
Ended
$1,625.00 Sammie C. Thornton Memorial Scholarship
Established through gifts made by family, friends and colleagues in memory of Sammie C. Thornton, Wake tech graduate, instructor, faculty...
Established through gifts made by family, friends and colleagues in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,625.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Sandra and Terry Dangler Scholarship
We believe in the importance of improving our community through education and the development of generational wealth. These scholarships are...
We believe in the importance of improving our community through...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sassool Culinary Arts Scholarship
Established in 2014 by Sassool Mediterranean Cafe to assist a full-time, second-year student pursuing a Culinary Arts degree at Wake Technical...
Established in 2014 by Sassool Mediterranean Cafe to assist a full-time,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$800.00 Seby Jones Endowed Scholarship for Part Time Students
Established in 2008 with Wake Technical Community College Foundation and the Seby B. Jones Family Foundation, to fund scholarships for part-time...
Established in 2008 with Wake Technical Community College Foundation and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Second Chance Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2004 by Julian & Elizabeth Bradley, with the NC Community Foundation for Wake Tech Foundation. The income from the endowment is be...
Established in 2004 by Julian & Elizabeth Bradley, with the NC Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,500.00 SEPI Mentor Scholarship
PROGRAM OVERVIEW Sepi Saidi, founder, president, and CEO of SEPI, Inc., believes in supporting and advancing underrepresented students, especially...
PROGRAM OVERVIEW Sepi Saidi, founder, president, and CEO of SEPI, Inc.,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Service Roofing and Sheet Metal Scholarship
Established by Service Roofing and Sheet Metal Company of Garner to fund one scholarship for a student enrolled in the industrial systems...
Established by Service Roofing and Sheet Metal Company of Garner to fund...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Splash Car Wash Scholarship
Established in 2020, Splash Car Wash Raleigh is a locally owned and operated car wash. Splash proudly supports many groups across Wake County and...
Established in 2020, Splash Car Wash Raleigh is a locally owned and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,200.00 Stewart Engineering Scholarship
Established in 2008 by Stewart Engineering of Raleigh to support scholarships in the Surveying Technology program. These scholarships seek to...
Established in 2008 by Stewart Engineering of Raleigh to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Swagger Boutique Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2020, the Swagger Boutique Endowed Scholarship is awarded each year to a female student with financial need pursuing a degree in...
Established in 2020, the Swagger Boutique Endowed Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 TC and Bill Parker Rotary Scholarship
The TC and Bill Parker Rotary Scholarship is awarded each year to a high performing student pursing an education at Wake Tech. TC and Bill Parker...
The TC and Bill Parker Rotary Scholarship is awarded each year to a high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,200.00 Temple Sloan Family Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2014, the Sloan Family Foundation Scholarships support students with financial need as they pursue additional training and education...
Established in 2014, the Sloan Family Foundation Scholarships support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
$1,000.00 The Bost Custom Homes Build It Forward Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to incentivize and advance students who are pursuing skilled labor careers in the construction industry. Labor...
The intent of this scholarship is to incentivize and advance students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 The Dereck Whittenburg Foundation Scholarship
The mission of the Dereck Whittenburg Foundation is to extend the hands of financial assistance to deserving college students that find themselves...
The mission of the Dereck Whittenburg Foundation is to extend the hands...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 The Everett and Renate Thompson Scholarship
Coming soon.
Coming soon.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,200.00 The GEDC Endowment for Education
Established in 2021 by the Garner Economic Development Corporation (GEDC) to provide scholarships to graduating seniors at Garner Magnet and South...
Established in 2021 by the Garner Economic Development Corporation...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,200.00
Ended
$1,000.00 The PCEA Tim Harward Memorial Scholarship
The PCEA Tim Harward Memorial Scholarship, funded by the PCEA, has been endowed to create a permanent scholarship for Wake Tech students who seek a...
The PCEA Tim Harward Memorial Scholarship, funded by the PCEA, has been...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 The Poehlman Family Engineering Scholarship
Established in 2021 by Nate Poehlman, the Poehlman Family Engineering Scholarship will be awarded to a Wake Tech student pursuing an associate...
Established in 2021 by Nate Poehlman, the Poehlman Family Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,350.00 Tiffany Vuncannon Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2006 with gifts from friends, family and faculty in memory of Tiffany Vuncannon, a beloved culinary technology student. Funds will...
Established in 2006 with gifts from friends, family and faculty in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,350.00
Ended
$1,250.00 TowneBank Scholarship
Established in 2014, the TowneBank Scholarship will be awarded to a student obtaining an associate degree in Business Analytics, Business...
Established in 2014, the TowneBank Scholarship will be awarded to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$2,000.00 TriAgile Scholarship
Established in 2016 by Southern Fried Agile to provide financial support to those seeking a degree in a computer-related field at Wake Tech...
Established in 2016 by Southern Fried Agile to provide financial support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$1,400.00 Varsha Harilal Shah Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2013 through gifts made by family and friends in memory of Varsha Harilal Shah, sister of long-time Business Administration...
Established in 2013 through gifts made by family and friends in memory...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,400.00
Ended
$1,000.00 W. Ben Waters Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2008 by friends and family of W. Ben Waters, Jr. Scholarships may assist full time students with financial need and a minimum 3.0...
Established in 2008 by friends and family of W. Ben Waters, Jr. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Wagner Family Scholarship for Biotechnology
Established in 2020, the Wagner Family Scholarship for Biotechnology honors students pursuing an associate degree in the field of biotechnology. In...
Established in 2020, the Wagner Family Scholarship for Biotechnology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Wake County New Vehicle Dealers Association Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2006 to provide merit based financial assistance to students in the Automotive Technology program.
Established in 2006 to provide merit based financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Wake Tech Analytics Scholarship
The Wake Tech Analytics Scholarship was established in 2020 to assist students pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree in Business...
The Wake Tech Analytics Scholarship was established in 2020 to assist...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Employees Student Scholarship
Established in 2009 by faculty and staff of Wake Technical Community College to support a student enrolled full-time in any degree program....
Established in 2009 by faculty and staff of Wake Technical Community...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Retirees Association Applied Technologies Scholarship
Established in 1999 by Wake Tech Retirees to fund a scholarship in the Applied Technologies Division.
Established in 1999 by Wake Tech Retirees to fund a scholarship in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Retirees Association Associate in Applied Science Degree Scholarship
Established in 2003 by the Wake Tech Retirees Association to fund a scholarship for students pursuing an Associate in Applied Science degree in one...
Established in 2003 by the Wake Tech Retirees Association to fund a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Wake Tech Retirees Association College/University Transfer Scholarship
Established in 2006 by the Wake Tech Retirees Association to fund a scholarship for students pursuing an Associate in Arts or Associates in Science...
Established in 2006 by the Wake Tech Retirees Association to fund a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,200.00 Wake Tech Road Scholar 5K Scholarship
Wake Tech Road Scholars 5K Run and Walk was established to raise money for student scholarships at Wake Tech. The two fitness events (2013 and...
Wake Tech Road Scholars 5K Run and Walk was established to raise money...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended