The Presidential Scholars Application is Closed for 2019!

Follow the instructions below to meet the application requirements for RCC’s Presidential Scholar program. All materials in the application packet are due in the RCC Foundation office no later than 3 p.m. on Feb. 21, 2020. Randolph Community College and the RCC Foundation invite high school seniors from Randolph County public, private, and home schools to apply to RCC’s Presidential Scholars program. To be considered, a student must
•    Plan to enroll at RCC in the fall
•    Have an unweighted GPA of at least 3.0
•    Participate in extracurricular/community activities
•    Submit the application packet no later than 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020.

Applicants who are chosen to move forward must be present for the Presidential Scholars Interview Day on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 (snow date Tuesday, March 17, 2020).

RCC’s Presidential Scholar Application Checklist


Presidential Scholar Reference Form

Ask two people who know you well to complete a reference form. Your reference forms may be completed by teachers, coaches, club advisors, supervisors, clergy, etc. We will not accept references from family members. Copy the link below and paste into an email to the people you have selected as references. Send the link early so they have plenty of time to meet the deadline. The reference form is online and will be submitted electronically.



Submit an unofficial copy of your transcript to the RCC Foundation by the deadline. Email your transcript to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You will receive an email confirmation indicating your transcript has been received.


Presidential Scholar Application

Click the button to access the Presidential Scholar application. The application is an online form that will be submitted electronically.


The entire Presidential Scholar application packet (online application, two online reference forms, transcript) is due no later than 3 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020.