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Governor’s School of North Carolina

The Governor’s School of North Carolina is the oldest statewide summer residential program for some of North Carolina’s most academically gifted and talented high school students.  The six week program is open to juniors, with exceptions made for sophomores applying in the performing/visual arts areas.


To be eligible, applicants must present aptitude or achievement scores at or above 92 percent, and must commit to attend the entire six weeks.  Scholarships are available.  

An informational program will be presented at Meredith College, at Jones Chapel, at 6:00 p.m. September 22.

The complete nomination packet can be found at the North Carolina Governors School website,   Completed applications should be submitted to the MCHS Student Services Office.  Deadline for submitting complete applications is 3:00 p.m., Friday, October 2.  Late submissions will not be accepted