The Public School Forum of North Carolina is accepting applications for the NC Education Policy Fellowship Program,often called EPFP. Here is more information.
2015-16 is the inaugural year of EPFP West an expansion of EPFP to Western North Carolina made possible through a U.S. Department of Education GEAR UP grant awarded to Appalachian State University. GEAR UP is a national initiative designed to increase the number of low-income students prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education. Those who live or work in the following counties may apply to EPFP West: Alleghany, Ashe, Burke, Clay, Graham, Madison, Rutherford, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey. Here is more information.