Least of These Carolinas Endowed Scholarship

Least of These of Carolinas, established in 2013, is a 501-C-3 organization with the mission “to identify and service the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of children and their caregivers, with the primary focus on children in foster/kinship care. Scholarships distributed from this Fund may be awarded to documented foster children or adopted children, regardless of location, who graduated high school with a minimum GPA of 2.5. If no foster or adopted youth are eligible in a given year, students pursuing an Associate Degree in Human Services Technology will be given consideration. Additionally, Gaston College students who are pursuing a Human Services AAS and are interning with Least of these Carolinas will be given priority consideration.
The scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year, but recipients may not receive the award for more than two years. Applications must provide a written statement regarding their future career aspirations as well as the impact this scholarship could have upon their future endeavors.

Least of These of Carolinas
Supplemental Questions
  1. Were you or are you currently in the foster care system?