Honors College Scholarships

2018 Deadline for applications and recommendations: March 15, 2018

Scholarships/Awards administered by the Honors College

Albert Maisto Honors College Scholarship

This scholarship provides assistance to full-time, undergraduate students who exhibit exemplary academic performance, citizenship, and service.  Funds are to provide student recipient with financial resources for academic support and will be for amounts, when added to any other awards, loan, and grants, will not exceed the annual cost of attendance.  The cost of attendance is an estimate of the cost to attend UNC Charlotte for one year, including tuition, fees, personal expenses, and travel.  Award amount:  $1,000.

Applications: Apply at http://scholarships.uncc.edu/

Avenir Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship provides need-based financial aid to a deserving undergraduate honors student who has a relationship with a mentor, most typically a faculty member. The student must be engaged in his or her senior Honors project/thesis. Students apply after filing Admission to Candidacy forms. Award contributes to tuition costs the semester of the senior Honors project (if tuition has been paid, money will be deposited into student’s university account for other expenses). Award amount: $1,000.

Applications: Apply at http://scholarships.uncc.edu/

Delbridge E. Narron Scholarships

Delbridge E. Narron Scholarship

This scholarship funds annual enrollment expenses for a rising junior or rising senior who is enrolled full-time in the University Honors Program and/or is pursuing departmental honors. Recipient must present evidence of character as demonstrated through his or her involvement in community service work or reasonably similar extracurricular activities; recipient must present evidence of a commitment to learning, an open mind, and an acceptance of diverse cultures, genders and sexual orientations. Financial need may be taken into consideration but is not a criterion for eligibility. Students apply in the spring. Award amount: $2,000. Award is renewable, but student must re-apply.

Delbridge E. Narron Travel Scholarship

This fund supports travel outside the United States for the Delbridge E. Narron Scholarship recipient. In the event that Delbridge E. Narron Scholarship recipient does not plan to travel abroad, other rising junior or rising senior Honors students may be awarded these funds. Recipient is encouraged to enroll in a formal study abroad program where college credit is earned; this is not, however, a requirement for the use of these funds. Students apply in the spring. Award amount: $2,000.

Applications: Apply at http://scholarships.uncc.edu/

J.D. Hicks UHP Outstanding Portfolio Scholarship

This fund will recognize two annual $200.00 awards to students in the University Honors Program.  Students are nominated by their instructors for outstadning portfolios.  Award amount: Two(2) $200.00.


University Honors Program Study Abroad Scholarship 

This scholarship provides supplemental funding to a full-time enrolled University Honors Program student studying abroad. Application is open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors. Preference is given to full year or semester study abroad. The program must be approved by the Office of Education Abroad and must earn credit hours. Award amount: $500.

Applications: Apply at http://scholarships.uncc.edu/