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McCorkle Scholarships

(formerly First Family Scholarships)

seminars.jpgThe McCorkle Scholarships are the most prestigious scholarships at Catawba.

Consideration for the McCorkle Scholarship is by invitation only. In order to be considered for an invitation, students must first apply for admission to Catawba. Those subsequently invited to compete must provide a recommendation from a teacher or administrator and submit an essay of approximately 400-600 words (on a selected topic which you will receive by invitation) by the appropriate deadline.    

2016 Dates:

  • February 26, 2016


Once a student is accepted and invited to participate in the competition, all supporting information for all competitions must be submitted or postmarked by:

  • February 1, 2016  for the February 26th competition