The EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP Event is a day to address topics that impact the citizens of North Carolina and students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities in North Carolina. The day includes Issue Briefing Sessions, a Networking Luncheon and the annual signature fundraising event, THE WILLIAM L. WAINWRIGHT SCHOLARSHIP BANQUET.

The North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus Foundation has provided support to higher education in North Carolina for more than 28 years by awarding need-based scholarships to students attending one of the10 participating Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in North Carolina.