This forgivable scholarship loan program is available for North Carolina residents who have four or more years of full-time teaching experience and plan to obtain a master's degree in school administration. Students must have a grade point average of 3.2 or higher and plan to attend one of the eligible North Carolina institutions.
Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.
Each scholarship loan will provide funding in the amount of $30,000 in year one of the degree program and, in year two, a scholarship loan equal to 60 percent of a first-year assistant principal ten-month salary plus $4,100. In addition to, and separate from the scholarship loan amount, second-year fellows will receive a stipend through the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction equal to 40 percent of a first-year assistant principal ten-month salary as paid on the state salary schedule.
Applications are available online on the N.C. Principal Fellows Program (NCPFP) website. The student must fill out a short form online to obtain the PDF application. The student must provide the foll... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.