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Each year at the annual Founders’ Ball, HB1 will present scholarships (ranging from $1,000 - $5,000) to two deserving individuals within the Greater Charlotte community.  Applications should align with selected core focus areas of HB1, which will be determined prior and indicated on the application. Winners will be selected at the discretion of HB1 Board, Committees, or Members and be notified prior to the Founders’ Ball.


  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary college or university, and have plans to be enrolled in the upcoming academic year.
  • Applicants should be based in the Greater Charlotte area, and have demonstrated prior community involvement.

 Applications are due via electronic copy to HB1 Community Outreach Chair by March 31st, 2015. 
Scholarship recipients will be asked to write a follow-up report or make a short report at an HB1 board meeting within the calendar year of receiving the funds.