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DGAF Scholarship Information

Each year scholarships are awarded to deserving seniors who plan to further their education by attending accredited 2- or 4-year colleges, universities, or trade, or technical schools. Most of the scholarships are based on academic achievement, character, service, and financial need. These scholarships are for eligible Goldsboro High School and neighboring area graduates, and students from other local chapter areas (DC, NJ, NY, CLT, ATL, GSB, TRI), and to legacy heirs (Students whose parent(s), grandparent(s), sibling(s), and aunt(s)/uncle(s) attended Dillard/Goldsboro High School).


Please review the entire application prior to completion and submission.

Any questions, please email:

(Any additional requirements will be listed for that particular Scholarship)


  • GPA of 2.7+ (unless otherwise stated)

  • Demonstrate Good Citizenship

  • Exemplary Character Traits

  • Scholarship (academic achievements, honors, awards)

  • SAT or ACT scores

  • Class Rank

  • Active Participation in School Activities

  • Active Participation in Community Activities

  • Demonstrate Financial Need

The deadline to complete is February 1 - March 8.

 Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni & Friends, Inc. 

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Scholarship Chairperson - Patricia Burden

Chapter Scholarship Representatives

Goldsboro Chapter
Patricia Burden

Atlanta Chapter
Cecil McKithan


Charlotte Area

Chandra Shackleford

New Jersey Chapter
John Carmichael

New York Chapter
Rena Odom


NC Triangle Area

Joanne Davis

Washington DC/ Maryland/ Virginia

Brenda Roach

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