Scholarships

Annual and endowed scholarships

Foundation scholarships make pursuing an education affordable for many and enables Wake Tech to attract and retain talented students. Scholarships may be designated to assist certificate, diploma or associate degree students in any curriculum program and may be based on financial need or academic merit, according to donor preference. Donors may establish an endowment or fund a scholarship annually to acknowledge student needs or accomplishments, honor or memorialize someone or create a corporate presence at Wake Tech.

1,520 students awarded scholarships in 2021-22

Outside scholarships


Scholarship spotlight

The Stephen C. Scott Presidential Scholars Program
Learn more about this student leadership opportunity

If you are a donor interested in establishing a scholarship:

Contact Stephanie Lake at 919-866-5927 or [email protected]

If you are a student who wants to know more:

Check out the Scholarship Guidelines and FAQs


"The extra time this scholarship will give me will allow me to spend more time with my daughter, and for this alone, I cannot thank all of you enough because she is the reason I try as hard as I do to be the best person I can be."

– Logan Hukill, scholarship recipient