MLK Association of Asheville
"Our LIVES Begin To End The Day
We Become SILENT About Things That MATTER"
-Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Youth Awards & Scholarships

In late April the MLK Association honors area high school and middle school students who have demonstrated leadership, intellectual, and community engagement skills. In addition to receiving recognition awards, up to three students each year are awarded a scholarship to the university of their choice. View process and criteria information.

For any scholarship winner(s) who choose to attend UNC Asheville, the university will match the amount awarded by the Association.

Application Deadline: Postmarked, email, or submitted online no later than April 15.

MLK Youth
Scholarship Awards Ceremony,

Due to COVID-19, the next ceremony will be held online.


Download Application or Complete Online


To the MLK Association or the Scholarship Fund to aid our mission of
preserving and advancing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


The MLK Association of Asheville &
Buncombe County, Inc.
PO Box 328
Asheville, NC 28802-0328


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