Since establishing the scholarship program, Golden LEAF has provided over 5,600 scholarships to help North Carolinians attend participating NC 4-year colleges and universities.
Participating NC colleges and universities
Participating institutions include UNC system universities and NC’s private, nonprofit institutions. Click here for the list of participating colleges and universities.
How to apply
Visit CFNC.org/goldenleaf to fill out the application form or call 866-866-CFNC for assistance. Your FAFSA, application, and transcripts are all processes through CFNC.org. Please do not send your information to the Golden LEAF Foundation.
Golden LEAF Scholars Leadership Program
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and other factors, Golden LEAF is reviewing the Golden LEAF Scholars Leadership Program – an accompanying program of the Golden LEAF Scholarship – to determine the best way to move forward. We will follow up with an update as soon as it is available.
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