Currituck County ECA educational scholarship opportunities noted

Published 12:17 pm Thursday, June 11, 2020

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Those pursuing a college degree may apply for Currituck County Extension and Community Association scholarships.

NC Extension and Community Association, Inc. (ECA) offers educational scholarships to youth or 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.

Part-time students must carry no less than six hours per semester and full-time students must carry no less than twelve hours per semester.

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Currituck County is offering a $250 scholarship to Currituck County residents. The application criteria include: Activities and Honors – 25%, Connection and Involvement with Cooperative Extension Service – 25%, Financial Need – 25% and Scholarship Potential – 25%

The Currituck County Scholarship Application may be found at

Applications should be returned to the address below no later than July 1, 2020:

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

For more information or accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Sheila Gregory via phone 252-232-2261 or email



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