Academic Scholarships Available for Local Students

Hendersonville, N.C., January 26, 2022 – Community Foundation of Henderson County is accepting applications for their academic scholarships until Monday, January 31, 2022. Scholarships are for graduating seniors, current college students, and returning adult/non-traditional students. Community Foundation of Henderson County is offering $210,000 in new academic scholarships for the 2022-2023 school year through 110 award opportunities for local students. Scholarship applications are available at

The wide range of available scholarships seek to support students with a variety of socio-economic backgrounds, achievements, and higher education goals. Scholarship opportunities offer valuable assistance to area students pursuing a higher education degree and are made possible through generous donors.

Questions about the online scholarship application and opportunities may be directed to Donor Services Manager, Wendy Hamil at (828) 697-6224 or

More than $6 million in scholarships has been awarded since 1984 to more than 1,400 students through the Community Foundation's scholarship program. If you would like to make a lasting impact in the lives of local students by establishing your own scholarship fund, please contact Community Foundation of Henderson County at (828) 697-6224.