Who Can Apply:
- Deitra L. King was a loving aunt and mother who tragically passed away due to domestic violence.
- Throughout her life, Deitra was resourceful, compassionate, and committed to helping others and strengthening her community. She would have wanted to leave behind a legacy of helping young students pursue their goals.
- This scholarship seeks to honor the life of Deitra L. King by supporting students who display the same qualities and values that she did throughout her life.
- Any high school senior or undergraduate student in North Carolina who has non-profit or volunteering experience and is pursuing a career in human services, such as social work or psychology, may apply for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply, tell us how your experience with mental health has impacted your life and how you hope to give back to your community through your career.
Deadline: June 20, 2022