Community Foundation Awards Scholarships Totaling $510,250
Last updated 7/27/2020 at 2:58pm
The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC) recently approved scholarships totaling $510,250 to 94 western North Carolina students in 57 schools in 21 counties. More than 60 volunteers from the community worked to review applications and select recipients, some through Zoom meetings and online interviews.
Jonathan Gibson of Brevard High School, Skylar Harrison and Callie Owen of Rosman High School and Kaitlyn Pressley, who was home schooled, were awarded. Scholarship endowments can have broad eligibility criteria or can be focused on a particular school or county, offered...