At Salem College, all admitted students are considered for scholarships–no extra application needed! Submit your Salem College application and FAFSA to see what you qualify for. 

North Carolina Initiative Grant

Per our North Carolina Initiative Grant, you can receive free tuition and fees, if you’re: 

  • A North Carolina resident
  • An incoming first year student
  • Pell-eligible, with an Estimated Family Contribution of $0,-$5,000 (per FAFSA)

Academic Scholarship

Incoming students with the following academic credentials will receive a half-tuition scholarship: 

GPA of 3.0 or higher

Minimum SaT score of 1100 or ACT score of 22

Women as Leaders Scholarship

Salem awarded 2 full-tuition scholarships to incoming students who demonstrated leadership potential in their school, church, family, and/or community. 

Application deadline: December 5th. 

Music Scholarships

Ask about our other programmatic and need-based scholarships! 


Contact the Office of Admissions at: 336-917-2621 or