The purpose is to provide financial assistance to elementary school, middle school, high school and college students who live in Virginia, North Carolina and Pennsylvania. The assistance will be awarded to academically gifted students who are struggling financially.
Kevin and Linnie Carter established the nonprofit organization. More information is available on the website.
Individuals who are connected to education in some way, influential and respected in the community and passionate about young people and education are eligible to serve on the board. Detailed information and an online application form are available on the website.
You may become a Carter scholar by applying. The process is easy to understand and follow. Detailed information is on the website.