A maximum of 7 New River Light and Power Scholarships are available for current high school seniors only from Watauga County. There will be 3 scholarships for $4,000 awarded and 4 scholarships of $2,000. The New River Light and Power Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the scholarship committee.
The New River Light and Power Scholarships are available for eight consecutive semesters or four years of undergraduate study provided recipients maintain a 3.0 GPA at the end of each academic year.
Recipients of New River Light and Power merit scholarships are residents from Watauga County or have completed high school in Watauga County.
For consideration of merit scholarships, applicants must have a completed Admissions application and Scholarship application on file by November 15.
Complete the Admission and Scholarship Applications by November 15