A-B Tech/UNC Asheville Scholarships


UNC Asheville offers the following scholarship opportunities for A-B Tech transfer students. The scholarships further unite A-B Tech and UNC Asheville in helping qualified local students pursue academic excellence while gaining skills for employment opportunities that benefit the community. Students are awarded scholarships for two years at A-B Tech and then two years at UNC Asheville. (Please note: Applicants must self-identify/manually apply for these scholarships in the "Recommended Opportunities" list of scholarships once the general application is submitted.)

HERO Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria:

McKibbon CORE Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA.
  • Be enrolled full-time in the A.A., A.E., A.S. transfer program with a concentration on transferring to UNC Asheville
  • Demonstrate a financial need by completing the FAFSA.
  • Preference is given to those students currently participating in the A-B Tech Bulldog Trailblazer Promise program.

C.O.R.E. (Creating Opportunities for Regional Excellence) Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Be enrolled full-time in the A.A., A.E., A.S. transfer program with a concentration on transferring to UNC Asheville.
  • Demonstrate a financial need by completing the FAFSA.
  • Preference is given to those students currently participating in the A-B Tech Bulldog Trailblazer Promise program.

To learn more about the Bulldog Trailblazer Promise program, contact Lindsey Prather at laprathe@unca.edu.

For questions about the scholarship application process, contact Leronica Casey at leronicamcasey@abtech.edu.

Download the 2020 A-B Tech UNC Asheville Core Scholarship Brochure

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