The Lynnette Omar Scholarship is a one time $1,000 scholarship payable to the college or university that the recipient plans to attend.
Eligibility criteria include:
- Are in the graduating class at Carrboro High School
- Identify as African American/Black, Latino and or Native American
- Maintain an unweighted grade point average of 3.0 or better and have completed at least two honors or AP courses with a grade of C or better
- Demonstrate experience through community service or other extracurricular activities
- Have plans to attend a four year college or university