Golden Leaf Foundation
Golden LEAF Scholarship Programs
Scholarships are available to students from qualifying counties, who demonstrate financial need, to help them attend college at participating North Carolina public or private institutions or community colleges. Madison County is a qualifying county for the Golden LEAF Scholarship Program.
To apply, please contact Sherri Davis at 398-7701 or Leronica Casey at 398-7562.
Up to $750 per semester, including summer term, is available for curriculum students and up to $250 per semester for students enrolling in occupational programs. Awards can be applied toward tuition, fees, books, supplies at the community college where enrolled, transportation, child care expenses related to attending classes, and mid-skills credential testing upon course completion.
Golden LEAF Scholarships for Community College Transfer Students
Golden LEAF scholarships are also available for community college transfer students, transferring to a participating 4-year college or university through a separate scholarship program. Visit CFNC.org/goldenleaf for more information on this program.