Scholarship nominations being sought

Published 3:04 pm Sunday, February 10, 2019

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) and will be accepted through March 19.

The scholarship is available to North Carolina residents pursuing a college degree (associates and/or bachelors) in business or a business-related field of study. Applicants must be enrolled to attend classes at a college or university during the 2019-20 school year.

The scholarship is awarded annually to honor the work and dedication of Edith Herter and Frances O’Neal, co-leaders in forming the NCCEAPA in 1973.

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Qualified applicants interested may obtain an application packet from the financial aid office at their local community college. Additional information can be obtained by contacting the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center, at 252-232-2261, or by visiting the Center at 120 Community Way in Barco.