Scholarships applications now being accepted


From staff reports

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

N.C. Extension & Community Association, Inc. offers educational scholarships to North Carolina youth and adults who are pursuing a college education in North Carolina. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist students in obtaining a degree at any North Carolina college, in any field of study, with priority given to Family and Consumer Sciences related field.

Each of the five North Carolina Cooperative Extension districts award two $800 scholarships, one youth and one adult. In addition Currituck County is offering a $250 Scholarship to Currituck County residents.

To view criteria and obtain scholarship applications, go to:

Currituck County Scholarship: http://go.ncsu.edu/currituckecascholarship

NCECA Scholarship: http://go.ncsu.edu/ncecascholarshipapplication

Applications should be returned to:

NC Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center, Attention: Sheila Gregory, 120 Community Way, Barco NC 27917

For information, contact Sheila Gregory at 252-232-2261 or email sheila_gregory@ncsu.edu.

Delta Kappa Gamma

Pi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma is offering a $500 scholarship to a female college student majoring in education who lives in local area counties (Perquimans, Chowan, Camden, Currituck, or Pasquotank). The student must be a junior, senior or graduate student. The deadline for submission of an application is March 1. Contact Claudia Twiford at 252-339-2827 for an application. Completed applications can be mailed to: Claudia Twiford, 201 Country Club Drive, Elizabeth City, NC 27909