Scholarships & Continuing Education Assistance Awards

The Clemmons Community Foundation offers scholarships and mentoring opportunities to students and adults returning to school based on criteria chosen by the donors who have established the scholarships.

To apply, scroll down to review our available scholarships below. If you meet the criterion, click the “Apply Now” button under the scholarship(s) and follow the instructions to create your applicant account through our grant portal site.

Questions? Email Greg Keener, Program Officer or call our office at (336) 663-6794

View printable list of available college assistance opportunities

High School Senior

A "High School Senior or Graduating Senior" is any student currently in the twelfth grade, senior year, in high school planning to begin higher education for the first time in the following school year.

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Adult Student

An "Adult Student" is any student who graduated high school, or equivalent, last school year or prior. An adult student is a person who is older and is involved in forms of learning to finish a degree, or earn a new degree or certification.

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SCHOLARSHIP & ASSISTANCE OPPORTUNITIES

High School Senior
Forbush and Starmount High Schools
The Shore Scholars program offers rising Juniors and Seniors at Starmount and Forbush High Schools financial assistance as well as a supportive peer group and a personal mentor to provide encouragement, guidance and other assistance toward the recipient’s career and life goals.
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April 14, 2021
HS Senior or Adult Student
This scholarship is for a Forsyth County high school senior or adult student, with financial need and seeking a degree or accreditation in the healthcare field. The scholarship is named in memory of Liz Conrad, her spirit, servant heart, and dedication to family and helping others.
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April 15, 2021
High School Senior
West Forsyth High School
There are 2 scholarships from the John E. Stewart Fund available for students enrolled in the finance academy and/or Rotary's Interact Club. The scholarships honor Ms. Leslie Martin for her impact on hundreds of young adults as they prepare for their educational journey.
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April 22, 2021
High School Senior
West Forsyth High School
This scholarship from the John E. Stewart Fund is available to West Forsyth High School Seniors who have been enrolled in the NC Career and College Promise Program to begin college courses while in high school.
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April 22, 2021
High School Senior
West Forsyth High School
This scholarship is available to West Forsyth High School seniors who have shown exemplary dedication and contributions to one or more music programs of WFHS and music program peers. Applicants may have plans to enroll in any degree or other credential-resulting program at an accredited educational institution. Pursuit of a career in music is not required.
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April 22, 2021
HS Senior or Adult Student
West Forsyth, Reagan, or North Davidson High Schools
This Lewisville-Clemmons Chamber of Commerce scholarship will benefit area students seeking to continue vocational/occupational education and training. The scholarship provides financial assistance and a Chamber member mentor with opportunities for internships, references and more.
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April 23, 2021
HS Senior or Adult Student
There are 2 scholarships available for Cook Elementary School alum planning to attend FTCC or WSSU. These opportunities from the Reynolda Rotary Club remember and honor the life and legacy of Coach Clarence “Big House” Gaines.
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April 30, 2021
HS Senior or Adult Student
This assistance program is for Forsyth or North Davidson County high school or adult students who plan to attend Forsyth Tech or Davidson-Davie Community College to improve their options for a higher-earning career. Scholarship recipients are also paired with a mentor to help navigate career prep and pursuit. This year's scholarship is being awarded in memory of Richard 'Dick' Bunker.
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April 30, 2021
High School Senior
Reagan High School
These 2 scholarships are available for high school senior student athletes at Reagan High School. One scholarship is for a student pursuing a career in the medical field; the second for a career in the education field. The scholarships are awarded in honor of the Henson's two daughters.
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April 30, 2021
Adult Student
This scholarship is available to Forsyth County adults (recent high school graduate or returning adult student) pursuing a degree, preferably attending or planning to attend Winston-Salem State University, to help students no matter where they are on their path to earning a credential.
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May 6, 2021
Adult Student
Forsyth Tech CC
This scholarship is available to adult students from Forsyth county returning to a recognized credential-producing program for an in-demand occupation at Forsyth Technical Community College and is in honor of Frank H. Samuelson for his leadership and dedication to the community.
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May 6, 2021
HS Senior or Adult Student
West Forsyth High School
There are 2 scholarships available for West Forsyth High School graduating seniors and 1 scholarship available to an earlier WFHS graduate (adult student). The scholarships are named in memory of Thad and Mary Bingham.
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May 6, 2021
Adult Student
Forbush and Starmount High Schools
This scholarship opportunity is offered to local adults of Yadkin County who plan to or are attending Surry Community College - Yadkin Campus to complete a credential-producing program leasing to an in-demand occupation. The scholarship is in memory of former Campus Director, Dr. Wayne C. Matthews, his life and contributions to Yadkin County.
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May 6, 2021