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Extension announces scholarship opportunity

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) through March 17. 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.

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.

Applicants must be enrolled to attend classes at a college or university during the 2021-22 school year. Qualified applicants interested in applying for this scholarship may obtain an application packet from the financial aid office at their local community college.

Additional information and scholarship applications can be obtained by contacting the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center, at 252-232-2261, or by visiting currituck.ces.ncsu.edu.

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