Ladies Aide Auxiliary

The Ladies Aide Auxiliary seeks to empower the youth of the church through educational opportunities. The resource links provided below may assist students in identifying available scholarships, fairs, and special programs. Click on the links under each heading for more information.

Scholarships, Fairs, and Special Programs

The Ladies Aide Auxiliary sponsors scholarships each year for graduating seniors. The link to the scholarship application and requirements is provided below.

NPBC Ladies Aide 2019 Scholarship Application

The Sigma Tau Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. in conjunction with the Ivy Community Service Foundation of Cary, Inc. is pleased to announce seven (7) $2,500 scholarships and two (2) $1,000 scholarships! Follow the link below for requirements and application. Deadline is April 1, 2019.
FCAA J. Simone Lee Scholarship Application
College Scholarship Listings (maintained by third-party Dorothy Mason) Special Program (maintained by third-party Dorothy Mason) Note: The resource sites are maintained by a third-party and NPBC does not authenticate the accuracy of the content. College Foundation of North Carolina College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) is a free service of the State of North Carolina that helps students plan, apply, and pay for college. CFNC is a partnership of Pathways, the N.C. State Education Assistance Authority, and College Foundation, Inc. CFNC: Helping you plan, apply, and pay for college

Affordable Colleges Online

Affordable Colleges Online, an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in North Carolina that offer online college programs. Historically, online programs have only been offered by for-profit institutions. Yet today, many of the most established not-for-profit state colleges and national universities have launched programs that provide flexibility and lower tuition prices for students. This data set is unique to the
Affordable Colleges Online site and is even ahead of the curve compared to other government education data sources such as NCES and IPEDS. A few of the key features on the page: • Researched and published online, accredited, not-for-profit institutions, sorted by affordability • Spotlight interviews provided by many college deans with the institution’s philosophy on online learning • Scholarship and financial aid options for college students in North Carolina Anyone can access the North Carolina college guide here :

Know How to Go

Young people in all socioeconomic groups have college aspirations. In fact, eight out of 10 expect to attain a bachelor’s degree or higher, according to the U.S. Department of Education. But despite their aspirations, low-income students and those who are the first in their families to pursue higher education are severely underrepresented on college campuses. Studies show these students often lack the guidance they need to prepare for post-secondary education. In order to turn these students’ college dreams into action-oriented goals, the American Council on Education, Lumina Foundation and the Ad Council created the KnowHow2GO campaign. This multi-year, multi-media effort includes television, radio and outdoor public service advertisements (PSAs) that encourage young people, primarily those in 8th through 10th grade, to prepare for college using four simple steps. Know How to Go Information