Grants Funded Through ACPEF

  • The scholarship applications listed below are linked to the ACHS Scholarship page.  The page is only open during the application period.  All scholarship applications should be returned to ACHS counseling department.  If you have questions regarding any of these applications, please contact ACHS at 828-632-7063.


    ACHS Scholarship Home Page

    Cougar Vision Scholarship

    • $1,000 to deserving senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Student intends to complete four-year degree program or degree or certification from community college or trade school

    Taylorsville High School Memorial Scholarship

    Albert Schneider Memorial Scholarship



About the Sports Hall of Fame

  • The purpose of the Alexander County Sports Hall of Fame is to recognize and perpetuate the noteworthy sportsman traditions of Alexander County by honoring and memorializing individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to sports traditions in Alexander County.


    Watch 2022 ceremony

Sample SHOF Ticket
  • ACPEF  

    The Education Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) corporation established to secure and manage funds to enhance the educational opportunities of students in Alexander County.

    The foundation will fund grants for local teachers to assist in financial literacy projects, prepare students for college and the workforce, increase the graduation rate, and other projects.  Individuals, businesses, and organizations can donate to the foundation for specific projects or to advance the overall mission of the foundation.

Teacher grant applications are due the last business day of September each year.