Martin Luther King Jr. Edith Wiggins
Student Scholarship Application
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Edith Wiggins Scholarship is a need-based scholarship that promote the advancement of education on the collegiate level and alleviates the burden of financing post-secondary education. Each year, we give a minimum of $1,500 in scholarships awarded to approx. 10 high school students who has demonstrated financial need, a commitment to community involvement and improvement through their civic, educational and religious activities.
Your application will be scored based on the following criteria:
- Academic Performance
- Application Presentation/Completion
- Personal Statements
- Responsibilities and Financial Need (Income Limits for families in Chapel Hill/Orange County)