Cheatham-White Scholarship Program

Providing an outstanding educational experience for exceptional scholars.


The mission of the Cheatham-White Scholarship Program (CWSP) at North Carolina Central University is to prepare students to become exceptional scholars and global citizens who are proficient in the arts and sciences and actively engaged in the community. 

The Cheatham-White Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship program for students attending North Carolina Central University and N. C. Agricultural and Technical State University beginning Fall 2018. This program was designed to provide an outstanding educational experience for exceptional scholars who have a wide range of interests, are proficient in both the arts and sciences, and demonstrate leadership potential and a strong commitment to service.

Cheatham-White is a fully funded four-year scholarship. The scholarship covers full tuition and fees, housing, meals, textbooks, a laptop, travel, and personal expenses. Each scholarship also provides four summers of fully funded enrichment and networking opportunities that may include international travel and study. Applicants do not have to be residents of North Carolina.


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