The Fleer Center offers several scholarships each semester for continuing Fleer students. Deadlines for all Fleer Center applications are June 1st for the Fall semester and December 15th for the Spring semester. New and step-out returning Fleer students work directly with the Dean on deadlines. All documents are submitted electronically.
The Fleer Center will email and post announcements when it is time to begin submitting applications.
Fleer Center Scholarship Application
Martha Fleer Prime Times Alumnae Club Scholarship
This scholarship pays toward tuition at Salem College and must be used within a twelve-month period. Applicants must represent Salem College sisterhood and be currently enrolled in two or more Salem College courses. In addition, applicants must have completed at least six Salem classes and have a 3.5 GPA in coursework completed at Salem.
Patricia McAleer Scholarship
This scholarship was created by adult education student Patricia McAleer and is available to students who merit financial support based on the applications and previous educational endeavors. Preference will be given to single mothers over the age of 25. No previous Salem College coursework is required.
Shirley D. Shouse Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Robert Elberson, a member of the Salem Academy and College Board of Trustees, in honor of his friend Shirley D. Shouse, an adult student in the class of 2001. Preference will be given to students majoring in religion. Applicants must have taken at least one class at Salem College.
Stuart I. Bellin Scholarship
This award was created by Marie Van Hoy Bellin in memory of her late husband. He was a businessman and continued his education at Salem College for the pure joy of increasing his business acumen. Marie is a Salem College graduate in the Classics and more recently studied the organ at Salem. In keeping with the Bellins’ many interests and their passion for lifelong learning, this scholarship recognizes Salem students who are passionate about their own educational pursuits. Scholarship monies are available for students who are degree-seeking or who are enrolled in a certificate program, especially those who may be studying in business, music, languages or literature. Applicants must have taken at least one class at Salem College.
Robert E. Elberson Scholarship for Female Adult Education
This scholarship was created by Robert E. Elberson, a member of the Salem Academy and College Board of Trustees. It will be awarded to need- and/or merit-based Salem College female students enrolled in the Fleer Center for Adult Education.
Adrienne Amos Livengood Scholarship
This scholarship was created by adult education student Adrienne Amos Livengood who was a 2009 graduate. It will be awarded to need-based Salem College students enrolled in the Fleer Center for Adult Education.
Pat Etheridge Scholarship
Pat Etheridge Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship awarded to one full time Fleer student taking up to 24 semester hour who has declared their major of either Religion, Philosophy, History, or English with the preference being Religion. The scholarship is awarded to the same student each year until graduation, as long as their student status stays within the scholarship parameters.
Outside Scholarship List
In addition to Salem College scholarships, you may want to review our list of outside scholarships and general financial aid information. This list covers a wide range of scholarships and loans available to students in every major and is available through the financial aid webpage under forms.