Torch Scholarships are given to college-bound high school juniors, seniors, and college undergraduates who reside or attend school within BBB of Eastern North Carolina's 33-county service area. Scholarship prizes totaling $14,000 will be awarded.
Spring 2017 Torch Scholarships Awards:
To be eligible, students must sumbit:
Completed application packets are due by 5 p.m., April 3, 2017.
*This need-based scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolling in, attending or transferring from a community college or technical school. Financial Information might be requested at a later time to verify qualification for this scholarship. Applicants for the J. Kenneth Lesley Memorial Scholarship are automatically included in judging for all available scholarships.
Thank you to our Spring 2017 Scholarship Sponsors:
Congratulations to the Fall 2016 BBB Torch Scholarship winners!
BBB Torch Scholarship - $5,000
Caroline Kuhn, Rose High School
National Pawn BBB Torch Scholarship - $3,000
Harrison Schodt, East Carolina University
Air Works BBB Torch Scholarship - $3,000
Jason Schodt, East Carolina University
The Vericom Group BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Nathan Shaul, Duke University
Triangle Office Equipment BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Sarah Smith, Garner Magnet High School
Jan-Pro Cleaning Systems BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Chad Kibbe, North Carolina State University
Confero, Inc. BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Jenna Seagle, New Bern High School
NC Rebuild, Inc. BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Aaron Sents, Coastal Carolina Community College
Air Experts, Inc. BBB Torch Scholarship - $1,000
Kristin Hommel, North Carolina State University