In mid-December , the Goodnight Scholars Program will issue approximately 700-800 invitations to apply to prospective first-year NC State students who have applied for fall 2019 admission.
This invitation gives each student access to the Goodnight Scholars Program online application . The invitation is sent to the email address l isted on the student's general NC State application.
The application is accessible via Pack ASSIST.
To receive an automatic invitation to apply, a student must:
- Submit the general NC State application by November 1,
- Indicate a family income of less than $1 10,000 on the NC State application
- Be a North Carolina resident.
- Select a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) major or STEM education ma1or .
- Demonstrate a history of exceptional academic
Additional criteria may be used to address critical needs in STEM and STEM education fields and encourage diversity and inclusion per the University's strategic plan.
Prospective NC State students who wish to be considered for an invitation to apply may nominate themselves for consideration. This form also allows students to share unique academic and/or financial circumstances that they feel may cause them to be overlooked for an invitation to apply to our Program. The self-nomination form for the Class of 2024 will open
on November 1, 2019
The Goodnight Scholars Program Application
Questions on the Goodnight Scholars Program application will focus on the student's academic achievement, extracurricular and community involvement, and understanding of the role STEM fields play in addressing key societal and global issues. The application will also contain a section for the student to self-report household income and other financial information.
Applications will be due January 15, 2020 and will be reviewed by a committee of NC State faculty, staff, alumni, and campus partners.