+ HOW MUCH DOES COLLEGE COST?
The cost of attending a four-year North Carolina public university – including tuition, room, board and books – averages about $20,000 a year. According to the College Savings Foundation, 65 percent of American parents save less than $5,000 for their children’s college education.
+ HOW MUCH IS A PROJECT ONE SCHOLARSHIP?
Project One awards up to $25,000 in scholarships (per student) to attend college in North Carolina. Each scholarship includes a four-year financial commitment and a mentoring component.
+ HOW MANY PROJECT ONE SCHOLARS ARE IN SCHOOL NOW?
There are 19 Project One scholars currently attending college across North Carolina.
+ WHICH SCHOOLS DO PROJECT ONE SCHOLARS ATTEND?
Project One scholars attend/have attended:
Appalachian State University
East Carolina University
N.C. Central University
N.C. State University
UNC Chapel Hill