The 2024 Scholarship Application Window Has Closed.

Applicants will receive updates via email.

The Couch Oil Cares Scholarship

Central to Couch Oil Cares is the Couch Oil Cares Scholarship program. Since 2015, Couch Oil Company has teamed up with the Durham Bulls to offer scholarships to deserving high school students who reside in our service area. Now in its 10th year, six scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded at Durham Bulls Athletic Park this summer.

2024 Couch Oil Cares Scholarship Program

Eligibility Requirements

Residents of Alamance, Caswell, Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Harnett, Johnston, Lee, Moore, Nash, Orange, Person, Vance, Wake, and Wilson counties.
Those who have been accepted to and registered as first-year college students for the 2024-2025 school year.
Those who are no more than twenty-five (25) years of age at the time of the scholarship presentation.

Selection of Recipients: June 2024

Scholarship Presentation: Saturday, July 27, 2024 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. Attendance by recipients is required!

For more information, email: scholarships@couchoilcares.org

A Look at the 2023 Awards Night

2023 Couch Oil Cares Scholarship Winners

Faith Ahadji

High School: City of Medicine Academy

College/University: UNC-Chapel Hill

Intended Major: Biology (Pre-Med)

Arshi Mahajan

High School/Hometown: Raleigh Charter High School

College/University: Dartmouth College

Intended Major: Quantitative Social Sciences

Jocelyn Gomez

High School: Lee Early College

College/University: Elon University

Intended Major: International Business & Finance

Joshua Maldonado

High School/Hometown: Rolesville High School

College/University: Appalachian State University

Intended Major: Business

Jabreel Itayem

High School: Holly Springs High School

College/University: UNC-Chapel HillI

Intended Major: Public Health

Hasten Paige

High School/Hometown: Chatham Central High School

College/University: NC State University

Intended Major: Agriculture, Crop & Soil Science

Helpful Tips Before Applying

Before you apply, hear some advice from two of our prior scholarship recipients.

The 2024 Scholarship Application Window Has Closed.

Thank you to those who have applied for the 2024 Couch Oil Cares Scholarship. Applications will be reviewed in the weeks ahead with the scholarship presentation taking place on Saturday, July 27, 2024 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park. You may refer to the scholarship application (click here) for more information about the selection process.

Email questions to scholarships@couchoilcares.org.