The power of one can impact the lives of many.
 
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PROJECT ONE

Project One offers scholarships to students who are Mecklenburg County residents planning to attend a N.C. state-supported college or university and have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher. Recipients must demonstrate initiative and have a family whose income is at or below 200 percent of poverty rate. The student is required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

 
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ELIGIBILITY

• Students raised by a single-parent
• Resident of Mecklenburg County
• Planning to attend a NC state-sponsored college/university
• High school GPA of 3.0 or higher
• Demonstrates initiative – involved in student council, extra-curricular activities, community involvement, and/or has work history
• Parent’s income at or below 200% of poverty rate (based on family size)
• Student will be required to complete the FAFSA

 
 
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APPLY FOR A PROJECT ONE SCHOLARSHIP

 

The application is available on February 1. Applications must be received by April 12. Each application is considered by a Selection Committee that is comprised of our board and dedicated community volunteers. The top applicants will be asked to schedule an in-person interview with the Committee. Scholarships are awarded in the Spring, before the end of a scholar’s senior year of high school.


Click the link below to download the 2019 application:

2019 Project One Scholarship Fund Application & FAQs

There are two ways to submit your completed application packet -

E-mail to jenene@projectonescholars.org

Or submit online via the button below.

ALL APPLICATIONS ARE DUE BY APRIL 12, 2019

 
 
 
 
 
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