Who Can Apply:
- Vickie Drum was a remarkable woman that navigated the difficulties of being a mother during college enrollment.
- While pursuing higher education allows one to develop their career and grow as an individual, it is difficult to accomplish while raising a child. Despite facing these challenges, Vickie graduated to provide for her family, and her story is remembered by her loved ones today.
- Similar to this narrative, many young mothers aspire to receive access to higher education to better their lives. Due to financial responsibilities affording attendance at a college or university can be strenuous.
- In honor of Vickie Drum, this scholarship will support North Carolina female students with a child in their pursuit of an undergraduate degree. All applicants fitting these criteria while simultaneously maintaining at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, please tell us how being a parent has impacted your journey through higher education.
Deadline: December 1, 2023