The State Employees Credit Union Scholarship application is available. 
    • Must be a senior at a North Carolina public high school
    • Must be an SECU member or is eligible for membership through a parent/guardian
    • Must be a United States citizen, a resident of North Carolina, and eligible for in-state tuition
    • Must be accepted to attend one of the 16 UNC system universities as a full-time undergraduate
    • Must have demonstrated scholastic achievement with a 2.5 or higher unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale
    • Must have demonstrated leadership, excellence of character, integrity and community involvement
    • Must file FAFSA as part of the application

    The application and supplemental materials are included in the SECU Application folder 

    SECU Student Application Folder

    High School


    Date the full application is due to the counselor

    Craven Early College

    Erin Blalock


    Early College EAST

    Debbie Sabin


    Havelock High School

    Christi Mendes


    New Bern High School

    Dale McCallister


    West Craven High School

    Melissa Hastings



    Free Application for Federal Student Aid

    Don't rule out a 2 or 4 year college because you think you can't afford it.  Complete the FAFSA now to be awarded grants and scholarships.    Resources are available if you need help with the FAFSA. Call your school counselor and/or visit the Craven Community College links to virtual assistance.


    Free, virtual FAFSA assistance to any Latinx student in NC. We hope this can be an additional resource for you and your colleagues as we work together to increase access to higher ed.

    • Appointments available at bit.ly/cycFAFSA
    • Sundays-Thursdays, February 21 – March 7.
    • Evening and Sunday appointments can be in Spanish or English.
    • Weekday appointments are in English only


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    Craven Community College Scholarship Application is open! One application for over 80 scholarships.

    Apply HERE

    Deadline: April 30, 2021


    Upcoming Presentations

    Craven Community College Admissions, Scholarships and FAFSA Seminar for all graduates who will be attending CCC

    March 10 (one a month until June) from 1-2 pm and 5-6 pm on Zoom:

    Zoom link

  •  #SallieMaeFundScholarship

    The Sallie Mae Fund’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for High School Seniors from minority and other historically underserved communities.

    $10,000 scholarship to attend college or a vocational-technical school

    Applications are now open through March 8, 2021. 

    Find out more and apply

    "Going to college is important to me because I know if I further my education, I will get farther in life. To succeed is to believe."

     Jobany Q.,
    Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship winner

  • Blount

    Mrs. Toni Blount, MAEd. East Carolina University

    District Coordinator of College Advising and Scholarships

    P (252) 594-8553

    Online office hours available M-Th 8am-4pm Email or call to make an appointment

  • Interested in the Military Academies?

    Open HERE for more information

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Open this link to send transcripts to NC colleges and apply for scholarships
  • The University of North Carolina System


    The NC Promise Tuition Plan

    Affordability at $500 per semester

    The NC Promise Tuition Plan reaffirms the state’s commitment to make
    the university experience affordable and accessible to all.

    Through NC Promise, the state has significantly reduced student tuition cost to
    $500 per semester at three UNC system institutions – Elizabeth City State University,
    the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, and Western Carolina University.

    Learn More About NC Promise