The Ivy Hill Foundation Scholarship Initiative 

*** Application Deadline to May 22, 2022 ***

The Ivy Hill Foundation Scholarship Initiative will award up to four $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors who will begin their post-secondary education at an accredited two- or four-year institution this fall. 



  • Open to ALL graduating high school seniors who attend or are home schooled in Chapel Hill, Carrboro or Orange County, NC.

  • Competitive applicants will:

    • Have an excellent academic history balanced with extracurricular involvement

    • Have strong recommendations letters that will provide insight to the applicant that the selection committee may not otherwise know

    • Submit a well thought out, community service project proposal


  • Completed applications will include:

    • High school transcript

    • Two (2) letters of recommendation

    • Resume (two-page limit, minimum font size 10, please)

    • Completed community service project proposal


  • Applicants will be evaluated on:

    • Academic excellence, recommendation letters, leadership, community service proposal

    • Viability, can the idea be implemented?

    • Creativity of the submission

    • Did the proposal address the selected topic?

    • Did the applicant have a clear understanding of the requested task?