Welcome to Chowan Scholarship Day

Chowan Scholarship Day is your chance to earn a valuable scholarship! Chowan University wants to invest in rising student leaders like you. Scholarship recipients are leaders in their school, community, sports teams, and churches. You could be eligible for one of the three scholarships given on Chowan Scholarship Day:

Leadership Scholarship worth $24,000 over four years. (That’s $6,000 a year!) 
Dean's Scholarship worth $12,000 over four years. (That’s $3,000 a year!) 
Trustee Scholarship worth $4,000 over four years. (That’s $1,000 a year!)  

Prospective Chowan University students are eligible to attend Chowan Scholarship Day. You are eligible for one of the above scholarships if you are an incoming student whose application for admission is accepted into Chowan University. 

A short application, essay, and interview are required. Professional attire is requested for your interview.  Interviews are held on select dates throughout the year. Your completed application is your registration for Chowan Scholarship Day. Apply now!

Being a Scholar

Leadership Scholars are required to be residential students each semester they receive the scholarship. In addition, they are required to a minimum of two leadership positions in campus organizations, maintain a 2.5 GPA, and remain in good social standing throughout their career as a Leadership. Leadership Scholars are also required to attend Chowan Scholarship Days held during the academic year while receiving the Leadership Scholarship. 

Deans and Trustee Scholars are expected to maintain steady involvement in multiple campus organizations or activities (including athletics), maintain satisfactory academic progress, and remain in good social standing throughout their career as a Chowan Scholar.