North Carolina Extension & Community Association, Inc.
What: North Carolina Extension & Community Association Scholarships given in honor of three pioneers in Extension Home Economics.
Eligibility: High School seniors, full time college students or adults wanting to continue their education after high school. Available to women and men.
Deadline: February 1
Qualifications: All applicants must be residents of North Carolina and attending or planning to attend a North Carolina accredited college, or community college or technical institute the following fall term. Studies must be beyond the high school level.
Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria
Financial Need 25%
Scholarship Potential 25%
Activities and Honors 25%
Cooperative Extension Service Involvement 25%
Procedure: Applicants may reapply each year for consideration.
Applicants must complete the “North Carolina Extension & Community Association, Inc.” Scholarship application form and return by February 1 to:
Rutherford County Extension & Community Association
c/o Cooperative Extension
193 Callahan Koon Rd. Suite 164
Spindale, NC 28160
The county scholarship committee will screen scholarship applications and select one adult and one youth application. The selected applications will be forwarded to the district scholarship committee. Applicants and recipients will be notified of the district committee’s decision by May 15.
North Carolina Extension & Community Association, Inc. Scholarship. NCECA Scholarship Application