Scholarship

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North Carolina Extension & Community Association, Inc.

Scholarship

What:                           North Carolina Extension & Community Association  Scholarships given in honor of three pioneers in Extension Home Economics.

Amount:                       $800.00

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