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Scholarship Application Materials

Welcome to the 2022 Dare County local scholarships page. Below, you will find all the information you need to complete your applications virtually. Download the scholarship form, read through the requirements, and begin your application. You will submit your application at the upload link below each individual scholarship.
 

For a tutorial on how to complete your application, watch THIS VIDEO (please disregard the first 18 seconds. This was a video from last year, but the process is the same).

For an overview of all scholarships at a glance, including relevant criteria, review THIS SPREADSHEET.

Recommendation Form(s):
If your scholarship requires any letter(s) of recommendation, please email your recommender THIS FORM to complete and submit to ffh-scholarships@daretolearn.org .

Statement of Financial Need:
If your scholarship requires a Statement of Financial Need, please download and submit THIS FORM along with your application.

Transcripts:
If the scholarship you are applying to requires a transcript, these will be submitted for you by the counseling office. You are only required to acknowledge transcript submission in the accompanying Google Form. 

External Local Scholarships:
A number of local scholarships (ie. Dare Education Foundation, Outer Banks Community Foundation, etc.) are NOT processed by First Flight High School and instead have their own online processes. Links to those processes are provided at the bottom of this page.

FFHS SCHOLARSHIPS

Danielle James Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link

Dare County Arts Council Scholarship
Amount: $500
Requirements: 1 Letter of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Dare County Boat Builders Foundation Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Dare County Motorsports Charity Group Scholarship
Amount: $1,500
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendations, Essay (complete in Word Doc), Statement of Financial Need, Resume
Completed application upload link 

Farm Bureau Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

First Flight Athletic Boosters Club Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: 3 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

First Flight Lions Club Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

First Flight Society-Bob Watson Memorial Scholarship
Amount: $600
Requirements: Essay (complete in word doc); photo
Completed application upload link

Jim MacDonald Dare CASA Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Kitty Hawk Rotary Club Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 3 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need
Completed application upload link 

Kitty Hawk UMC-Virgie Cox Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Requirements: Varies, please look at each scholarship
Completed application upload link

NC Beach Buggy Association Scholarship
Amount: $3,400
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

North Carolina Retired School Personnel Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Statement of Financial Need, Essay (In word doc).
Completed application upload link 

OBX Chorus Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

OBX Forum for the Lively Arts Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: 3 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

OBX Hokie Scholarship (VA Tech admitted students)
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 1 Letter of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

OBX Home Builders Association
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 3 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

OBX Shipping-Jennifer Hahs Wall Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of Recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc), Statement of Financial Need
Completed application upload link 

Outer Banks Gun Club
Amount: $500
Requirements: Essay (complete in word doc), 2 Letters or recommendation, Statement of Financial Need
Completed application upload link 

Ryan Swinton Memorial Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: Essay (complete in word doc), Statement of Financial Need
Completed application upload link

Seaside Cares Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Surf Pediatric Foundation Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Surfrider Scholarship - OBX Chapter
Amount: $1,500
Requirements: 1 Letter of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

The Outer Banks Hospital Healthcare Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Theatre of Dare Scholarship
Amount: $500-$1,500
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

Ward Family Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Requirements: 2 Letters of recommendation, Essay (complete in word doc).
Completed application upload link 

World's Greatest Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Requirements: Open format application
Completed application upload link 

EXTERNAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Chesapeake Hospital Authority Scholarship
Online application Link

Dare Education Foundation
Online application Link

Denver Lindley Scholarship
Online application Link

Outer Banks Community Foundation Scholarships
Online Application Info and Links
2022 OBCF Info Presentation