116-293. (Effective beginning with the 2017 fall academic semester - see note) Cheatham-White Scholarships; school nomination of candidates.

All North Carolina high schools are eligible to nominate a student to be considered as a candidate for a Cheatham-White Scholarship. For purposes of this section, a high school includes a public school under the direction of a local board of education, a charter school, a regional school, a high school operated as part of The University of North Carolina, a school operated by the Department of Health and Human Services, a school operated by the State Board of Education, or a nonpublic school regulated under Article 39 of Chapter 115C of the General Statutes.

The number of nominees from each school is determined by the size of the senior class as follows:

(1)....... Up to 199 seniors.................................................................. 2 nominees.

(2)....... 200-399 seniors.................................................................... 3 nominees.

(3)....... 400-499 seniors.................................................................... 4 nominees.

(4)....... 500 or more seniors.............................................................. 5 nominees.

(2016-94, s. 11.4(e).)