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Application Process for Transformational Scholars

Below is the application process and timeline for prospective students interested in being part of our first cohort of Transformational Scholarships Program that will enroll in NC State's College of Education in fall 2022.

Step 1: Complete your FAFSA form

Interested students can complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form beginning Oct. 1.

Step 2: Apply to NC State

Interested students should complete and submit a general application for NC State by Nov. 1, 2021. List a College of Education major as your first choice major 

Step 3: Receive an invitation to apply for Transformational Scholars program

Qualified students will receive an invitation in mid December 2021 from the NC State College of Education to apply for the program through Pack Assist

Step 4: Apply for Transformational Scholars program

Invited students should complete and submit an application to be considered for the Transformational Scholars program by Jan. 10, 2022, through Pack Assist. The application will be released when the invitations are sent to students. A committee composed of NC State faculty, staff and education and community leaders from Eastern North Carolina will review all applications.

Step 5: Receive notification if a finalist for Transformational Scholars program

Transformational Scholars finalists will be selected and notified in early February and invited to participate in an interview.

Step 6: Transformational Scholars finalists participate in interview

Finalists will participate in interviews conducted by the review committee that will take place in March 2022.

Step 7: Receive notification if selected for Transformational Scholars program

The review committee will select theTransformational Scholars soon after the finalist interviews in late March 2022. Recipients will be notified shortly thereafter.

Step 8: Accept offer to join Transformational Scholars program

Students selected to be a Transformational Scholar must notify the College of Education by April 15, 2022, their acceptance of the scholarship offer.

Step 9: Confirm enrollment in NC State

Transformational Scholars should confirm their enrollment in NC State by May 1, 2022.